Weight loss is a journey—and a challenging one. BELVIQ and BELVIQ XR are prescription weight-loss treatments for some people who struggle to lose weight with diet and exercise alone. If you’ve had difficulty with losing weight in the past, adding BELVIQ or BELVIQ XR could enhance your current efforts.
It’s important to know your body mass index (BMI)—a number that can help you determine if you’re within a healthy weight range. Use the calculator to find your BMI and to see if BELVIQ or BELVIQ XR might be right for you.
BELVIQ and BELVIQ XR are FDA-approved for use with a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical activity for people who are:
It is not known if BELVIQ or BELVIQ XR when taken with other prescription, over-the-counter, or herbal weight-loss products is safe and effective. It is not known if BELVIQ or BELVIQ XR changes your risk of heart problems, stroke, or death due to heart problems or stroke.
BELVIQ and BELVIQ XR are not stimulants or narcotics. They are federally controlled substances with some risk of abuse or dependency.
Pregnancy: Do not take if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, as weight loss offers no potential benefit during pregnancy and BELVIQ or BELVIQ XR may harm your unborn baby.
Hypersensitivity Reactions: Do not take if you are allergic to either of these medicines or any of their ingredients.
Please see additional Important Safety Information below for BELVIQ® and BELVIQ XR®.
BELVIQ/BELVIQ XR is a FDA-approved prescription weight-loss medication that, when used with diet and exercise, can help some adults (body mass index [BMI] ≥27 kg/m2) living with extra weight, with a weight-related medical problem, or adults living with obesity (BMI ≥30 kg/m2), lose weight and keep it off. It is not known if BELVIQ/BELVIQ XR when taken with other prescription, over-the-counter, or herbal weight-loss products is safe and effective. It is not known if BELVIQ/BELVIQ XR changes your risk of heart problems, stroke, or death due to heart problems or stroke.
BELVIQ®/BELVIQ XR® is a federally controlled substance (CIV) because it may be abused or lead to drug dependence.
For more information about BELVIQ®/BELVIQ XR® talk to your Healthcare Provider and see the full Product Information.
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