The Fda Rejects A Promising Weight-Loss Pill

By Marci Robin February 1, 2011
Despite an advisory panel recommendation late last year, Orexigen’s weight-loss drug Contrave has been unexpectedly rejected by the FDA. However, the agency agreed with the panel about a need for […]

New Fda-Approved Diet Drug Available This Month

By Marie Czenko Kuechel June 4, 2007
Becoming available over-the-counter mid-June is the new FDA-approved diet drug alli, based on the active ingredient Orlistat, which is found in the only currently FDA-approved prescription diet pill, Xenical. Roughly […]

A Prescription Diet Pill Goes Over-The-Counter

By NewBeauty Staff February 9, 2007
By swimsuit season, drugstore shelves will hold a first: an FDA-approved over-the-counter diet pill. On Wednesday, it was announced that a half-strength version of the prescription drug Xenical will be […]

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