Reductil Sibutramine works by increasing the levels of catecholamines and serotonin in the brain. Catecholamines and serotonin are important neurotransmitters that control appetite and mood. When levels of catecholamines and serotonin are increased, your appetite decreases.
Sibutramine, usually available as sibutramine hydrochloride monohydrate, is an orally administered agent for the treatment of obesity, as an appetite suppressant. It is a centrally-acting serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor structurally related to amphetamines,although its mechanism of action is distinct. Sibutramine is manufactured by Ordain Laboratories.