Belviq Medication Information
Belviq® (lorcaserin) is a prescription drug approved to help people lose weight. It comes as a tablet that is taken twice daily, and it should be used in combination with a low-calorie diet and a regular exercise program. Possible side effects of this medicine include nausea, headaches, and dizziness.
During clinical studies, approximately 47.1 percent of people who took Belviq for up to a year lost at least 5 percent of their body weight. If you have not lost at least 5 percent of your body weight within 12 weeks of treatment, your healthcare provider may recommend you stop using Belviq; it is unlikely that this product will work for you.
To help ensure your safety while taking Belviq, information on potential risks associated with this medication should be carefully reviewed. This drug is not suitable for everyone. Belviq is specifically approved for use in adults who are obese or have a weight-related medical problem.
(Click Belviq for more information on this medication, including details on other side effects and what to do if you miss a dose.)