Obesity Medicine Fellowship Lecture series - Shared screen with speaker view
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Anna Beth Bradley
a good review article looking at therapeutic targets for some of these neurohormonal contributors to food intake: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29504049/
Thank you. That was a great overview.
Contrave - buproprion also affects dopamine receptors as well as serotonin receptors
And also has a slight stimulant effect (can also affect blood pressure) and also can be beneficial for binge eating but because it has a stimulant effect it can make anxiety worse so it should be given cautiously. Naltrexone works synergistically with buproprion to help promote weight loss - this effect I'm not as familiar with but it may also affect the hedonic system
salivary cortisol 11pm
1 mg dex
How does obesity itself will affect the suppresion test?
Is there a timeframe from their last steroid use that you should be cautious of when testing for Cushing?
Thank you, Firas, for a wonderful presentation!
Great job Firas!
Scott Butsch MD MSc