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Side effect(s) of Lorcaserin

Read the side effects of Lorcaserin as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Most Common - Headache, depression and dizziness.

Heart - High blood pressure.

Gastrointestinal - Nausea, diarrhea, constipation, dry mouth, vomiting, toothache.

General - Fatigue, swelling in the extremities.

Immune System - Upper respiratory tract infection, throat inflammation, seasonal allergy, urinary tract infection, stomach flu.

Metabolic - Decrease in blood sugar, worsening of diabetes mellitus, decreased appetite.

Musculoskeletal - Back pain, muscles and joint pain.

Central Nervous System - Headache, dizziness, anxiety, sleeplessness, stress and depression.

Respiratory - Cough, throat pain, nose block.

Skin - Rash.



Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Lorcaserin

Lorcaserin(Belviq) generic Lorcaserin is used in adults who are overweight or obese. The drug helps in losing weight. Lorcaserin may be also used in patients who have weight-related medical problems such as high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, or high cholesterol level. The weight lost is not regained when taking this drug. Lorcaserin can be used as add-on therapy when a low - calorie diet and increased physical activity is prescribed for weight management in anyone with a body mass index of over 27 kg/m2 or above in overweight people or 35 kg/m2 in obese people. Lorcaserin works by interacting with certain chemicals in the brain resulting in increasing the feeling of fullness, thereby consumption of food is reduced.
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