The proof was there every day on the scale, and I, too, was fairly certain that I was taking lorcaserin twice a day.
But it was not until June 27 when the FDA approved lorcaserin for treatment of obesity, that my suspicions were confirmed -- indeed, I was on lorcaserin. The 55-pound weight loss was not due just to lifestyles changes and the placebo effect.
More importantly, I can say that the weight loss that occurred in the trial has not been regained. I'm still more than 50 pounds lighter than I was in those dark days in late 2007 when weight loss seemed impossibl