Lorcaserin

Weight loss success storiesWhat is Lorcaserin (Belviq) for losing weight in NYC?

Lorcaserin is an FDA approved, prescription weight loss medication approved for adults.

What is the commercial name for Lorcaserin?

Lorcaserin is available in the United States and some other countries under the trade name Belviq.

What is Lorcaserin (Belviq) approved for?

Adults who are obese to lose weight or overweight adults with a BMI of 27 or more with one or more obesity related comorbid conditions.

How does Lorcaserin (Belviq) work for weight loss in New York?

Acts on the serotonin receptors in your brain. May help you feel full after eating smaller amounts of food.

What are the common side effects of Lorcaserin (Belviq)?

  • constipation
  • cough
  • dizziness
  • dry mouth
  • feeling tired
  • headaches
  • nausea

What precautions should you take while taking Lorcaserin?

Inform your weight loss doctor about any antidepressants or migraine medications, since some of these can potentially cause interactions or other issues when taken together.

What are some of the rare side effects of Loracaserin?

Rarely, severe liver injury is reported.

While on Belviq, avoid taking with cyclosporine.

It is a good idea to take a multivitamin pill daily.

Does W8MD offer Lorcaserin / Belviq as one of the options?

Yes, W8MD’s NYC medical weight loss physicians can prescribe Belviq when clinically appropriate.

  • Cost of Belviq in New York City – although regular cost is about $275 to $300. However, there are coupons we can use available at most W8MD weight loss centers that can bring the cost down to about $120 per month or so.
  • Coupons for Belviq in NYC are available at W8MD weight loss centers in NYC
  • Physicians that prescribe Belviq in New York City – W8MD physicians in NYC are familiar with Belviq and can prescribe when appropriate. Call 718 946 5500 to learn more or to make an appointment.Weight loss NYC