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Methods for treating conditions or disorders which can be alleviated by reducing food intake are disclosed which comprise administration of an effective amount of an exendin or an exendin agonist, alone or in conjunction with other compounds or compositions that affect satiety. The methods are useful for treating conditions or disorders, including obesity, Type II diabetes, eating disorders, and insulin-resistance syndrome. The methods are also useful for lowering the plasma glucose level, lowering the plasma lipid level, reducing the cardiac risk, reducing the appetite, and reducing the weight of subjects. Pharmaceutical compositions for use in the methods of the invention are also disclosed.

Title
Use of exendins for the reduction of food intake
Application Number
9/3869
Publication Number
6956026 (B2)
Application Date
January 7, 1998
Publication Date
October 18, 2005
Inventor
Sunil Bhavsar
San Diego
CA, US
Nigel Robert Arnold Beeley
Solana Beach
CA, US
Agent
Arnold & Porter
Assignee
Amylin Pharmaceuticals
CA, US
IPC
A61K 037/18
A61K 038/00
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