Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, May 22nd, 2006
Study 1: Weight loss produced by orlistat reduced the incidence of diabetes by over a third.
"Currently available pharmacotherapies, orlistat and sibutramine, can induce weight loss of between 5 and 10% over 2 years or more. However, in these trials, drug induced weight loss tends to be only 2-4 kg greater than that produced by placebo...
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