What types of prescription drugs for weight loss are available?-Prescription drugs for weight loss include works by preventing your body from digesting some of the fat you eat. The other weight loss drugs that are listed are believed to work by decreasing your appetite.
Although some weight loss supplements containing, ephedrine and caffeine can be obtained without a prescription, it is not known if these drugs are safe. Such supplements have been linked to reports of heart attacks, seizures, strokes and death.
It is important to talk to your doctor if you are considering taking a weight loss supplement or if you are already taking.