Belviq Xr

Active Ingredient(s): Lorcaserin Hydrochloride
FDA Approved: * July 15, 2016
Pharm Company: * EISAI INC
Category: Diet / Weight Loss

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Belviq Xr Overview

Lorcaserin, marketed under the brand name Belviq[4][5] is a weight-loss drug developed by Arena Pharmaceuticals. It reduces appetite by activating a type of serotonin receptor known as the 5-HT2C receptor in a region of the brain called the hypothalamus, which is known to control appetite.[6] It was removed from the market in the United States in 2020 due to an increased risk of cancer detected in users of Belviq. [7][1&a...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Lorcaserin Hydrochloride
  • Tablet: 10mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 20mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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