'Amortentia doesn't really create love, of course. It is impossible to manufacture or imitate love. No, this will simply cause a powerful infatuation or obsession. It is probably the most dangerous and powerful potion in this room - oh yes,' he said [...] 'When you have seen as much of life as I have, you will not underestimate the power of obsessive love...' (HBP p. 177)
And who do we know that suffered a complete personality shift accompanied with the inability to do one's rather important job on account of obsessive love... Here we also have a huge potential plot-point that seemed very much to be left undeveloped.
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