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Who can benefit from prescription weight loss drugs?

People who can benefit from prescription weight loss drugs include individuals who have unhealthy weight despite appropriate diet and exercise, or those who have other medical conditions that prevent them from losing weight. These people may be candidates for medication or even surgical procedures such as bariatric surgery.
 

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