Antiobesity Preparations, Excl. Diet Products

DrugDrug NameDrug Indication
DB00191PhentermineFor the treatment and management of obesity.
DB00574FenfluramineFor the management of exogenous obesity as a short-term (a few weeks) adjunct in a regimen of weight reduction based on caloric restriction.
DB00579MazindolUsed in short-term (a few weeks) treatment of exogenous obesity in conjunction with a regimen of weight reduction based on caloric restriction, exercise, and behavior modification in patients with a body mass index of 30 kg of body weight per height in meters squared (kg/m2) or in patients with a body mass index of 27 kg/m2 in the presence of risk factors such as hypertension, diabetes, or hyperlipidemia.
DB00937DiethylpropionUsed in the management of exogenous obesity as a short-term adjunct (a few weeks) in a regimen of weight reduction based on caloric restriction.
DB01083OrlistatFor obesity management including weight loss and weight maintenance when used in conjunction with a reduced-calorie diet. Also used to reduce the risk for weight regain after prior weight loss. Use of orlistat is pending revision due to reports of liver-related adverse events.
DB01105SibutramineFor the treatment of obesity.
DB01191DexfenfluramineFor the management of obesity including weight loss and maintenance of weight loss in patients on a reduced calorie diet
DB01486CathineUsed to decrease appetite.
DB04871LorcaserinFor the treatment of obesity, as an adjunct to a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical activity.
DB06155RimonabantFor use in conjunction with diet and exercise for patients with a body mass index greater than 30 kg/m2, or patients wih a BMI greater than 27 kg/m2 with associated risk factors, such as type 2 diabetes or dyslipidaemia.
DrugDrug NameTargetType
DB00191PhentermineSodium-dependent noradrenaline transportertarget
DB00191PhentermineSodium-dependent dopamine transportertarget
DB00191PhentermineAmine oxidase [flavin-containing] Atarget
DB00191PhentermineAmine oxidase [flavin-containing] Btarget
DB00191PhentermineSodium-dependent serotonin transportertarget
DB00191PhentermineAmine oxidase [flavin-containing] Aenzyme
DB00191PhentermineAmine oxidase [flavin-containing] Benzyme
DB00191PhentermineCytochrome P450 1A2enzyme
DB00191PhentermineCytochrome P450 2C9enzyme
DB00191PhentermineCytochrome P450 2D6enzyme
DB00574Fenfluramine5-hydroxytryptamine receptor 2Ctarget
DB00574Fenfluramine5-hydroxytryptamine receptor 2Btarget
DB00574FenfluramineCytochrome P450 2D6enzyme
DB00574FenfluramineSodium-dependent serotonin transportertarget
DB00574Fenfluramine5-hydroxytryptamine receptor 2Atarget
DB00579MazindolSodium-dependent noradrenaline transportertarget
DB00579MazindolSodium-dependent dopamine transportertarget
DB00579MazindolSodium-dependent serotonin transportertarget
DB00579MazindolSynaptic vesicular amine transportertarget
DB00937DiethylpropionSodium-dependent noradrenaline transportertarget
DB00937DiethylpropionSodium-dependent dopamine transportertarget
DB01083OrlistatPancreatic triacylglycerol lipasetarget
DB01083OrlistatFatty acid synthasetarget
DB01083OrlistatGastric triacylglycerol lipasetarget
DB01083OrlistatCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB01083OrlistatCytosolic phospholipase A2enzyme
DB01105SibutramineSodium-dependent serotonin transportertarget
DB01105SibutramineSodium-dependent noradrenaline transportertarget
DB01105SibutramineCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB01105SibutramineSodium-dependent dopamine transportertarget
DB01191DexfenfluramineSodium-dependent serotonin transportertarget
DB01191Dexfenfluramine5-hydroxytryptamine receptor 2Ctarget
DB01191DexfenfluramineCytochrome P450 2D6enzyme
DB01191DexfenfluramineCytochrome P450 1A2enzyme
DB01191DexfenfluramineCytochrome P450 2A6enzyme
DB01191DexfenfluramineCytochrome P450 2C19enzyme
DB01191DexfenfluramineCytochrome P450 2C9enzyme
DB01191DexfenfluramineCytochrome P450 2E1enzyme
DB04871Lorcaserin5-hydroxytryptamine receptor 2Ctarget
DB04871LorcaserinCytochrome P450 1A2enzyme
DB04871LorcaserinCytochrome P450 2A6enzyme
DB04871LorcaserinCytochrome P450 2B6enzyme
DB04871LorcaserinCytochrome P450 2C19enzyme
DB04871LorcaserinCytochrome P450 2D6enzyme
DB04871LorcaserinCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB04871LorcaserinDimethylaniline monooxygenase [N-oxide-forming] 1enzyme
DB04871LorcaserinCytochrome P450 1A1enzyme
DB06155RimonabantCannabinoid receptor 1target
DB06155RimonabantCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB06155RimonabantG-protein coupled receptor 55target