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Table 3 Use of common medication subclasses (N=2028)

From: An electronic health record-enabled obesity database

Medication subclass Frequency
Biguanides 817 (40%)
Proton Pump Inhibitors 765 (38%)
NSAIDs 765 (38%)
SSRIs 698 (34%)
HMG CoA Reductase Inhibitors 661 (33%)
Opioid Combinations 567 (28%)
Salicylates 533 (26%)
ACE Inhibitors 532 (26%)
Beta Blockers Cardio-Selective 516 (25%)
Sympathomimetics 503 (25%)
Loop Diuretics 452 (22%)
Thyroid Hormones 407 (20%)
Insulin 298 (15%)
Thiazides and Thiazide-Like Diuretics 295 (15%)
Antihypertensive Combinations 263 (13%)
Insulin Sensitizing Agents 258 (13%)
Sulfonylureas 253 (13%)