Appetite Depressants

Known as: Anorexiant, Anorexic Agent, Appetite-Suppressant Drugs 
Any substance that induces loss of appetite to prevent weight gain and achieve weight loss.
National Institutes of Health

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1940-2017
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Bariatric surgery is currently the most effective treatment in morbidly obese patients, leading to durable weight loss… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The brain hypothalamus contains certain secreted molecules that are important in regulating feeding behaviour. Here we show that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Sleep duration may be an important regulator of body weight and metabolism. An association between short habitual… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Food intake is regulated by the hypothalamus, including the melanocortin and neuropeptide Y (NPY) systems in the arcuate nucleus… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Atypical antipsychotic agents, which block postsynaptic dopamine and serotonin receptors, have advantages over… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE: To examine reproducibility and validity of visual analogue scales (VAS) for measurement of appetite sensations, with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Familial primary pulmonary hypertension is a rare autosomal dominant disorder that has reduced penetrance and that has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We examined the effect of intravenously infused glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1) on subjective appetite sensations after an energy… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Recently, a cluster of patients was observed in France in whom primary pulmonary hypertension developed in patients… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Data on the development of a 40-item measure of the symptoms in anorexia nervosa are reported. The scale (EAT) is presented in a… (More)
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