In general, most people initially try to lose weight using diet and exercise. Prescription diet pills are used in more severe circumstances when weight loss has not been successful and the patient has important health risks associated with being overweight or obese. However, diet and exercise should always be used in conjunction with prescription weight loss drugs. Most prescription weight loss drugs remark in the package labeling that a person should meet certain requirements, such as a specified body mass index (BMI) or have a serious weight-related medical risk before using these drugs. Weight loss drugs are usually designated for obese patients with an initial body mass index (BMI) greater than 30 kg/m2 or overweight patients with a BMI greater than 27 kg/m2 in the presence of other risk factors like high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, high cholesterol.
A type of weight loss pill is the appetite suppressant pills. Appetite suppressants are drugs that trick the body into believing it is not hungry. Some examples of prescription appetite suppressants include benzphetamine, diethylpropion, mazindol, and phentermine. These medications generally come in the form of tablets or extended-release capsules. Appetite suppressants can be prescribed or purchased over-the-counter and are used as a short-term treatment for patients with obesity. However, Patients who are prescribed appetite suppressants should follow the prescription carefully. Because appetite suppressants may cause drowsiness or lightheadedness, patients need to know how they respond to these medications before they attempt to drive or operate machinery.
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As per the report, factors such as a rise in disposable income, improvement in lifestyle patterns of individuals, and diverse corporate culture are anticipated to drive the demand for weight loss pills during the forecast period. The market has witnessed a trend in the weight loss pills market due to the rise of e-commerce platforms across the world. E-Commerce has rised to immense popularity in the rural as well as urban areas, allowing consumers to order online and receive products at their doorstep. This progress in the sales field has improved the reach towards the customers and is anticipated to boost the market with sales. Moreover, the report also highlights numerous facts responsible for the growth of the market such as development factors, statistical growth, business strategies, financial loss or gain to assist readers, as well as clients, comprehend the alkaline water market from a global perspective.
The report has segregated the global weight loss pills market based on the product, type, end-user, distribution channel, and region. In terms of product, the global weight loss pills market can be categorized into appetite suppressant pills, metabolism-enhancing pills, carb/fat blocking pills, fat burning pills, and others. Based on type, the weight loss pills market can be segmented into prescription drugs, over-the-counter drugs, and herbal supplements. Based on the distribution channel, the global weight loss pills market can be bifurcated into offline and online. The offline segment can be sub-divided into specialty stores, hypermarkets & supermarkets, and departmental stores. The online segment is sub-segmented into company-owned websites and e-Commerce portals.
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