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FDA Approves Popular Diabetes Medication for Use as Weight Loss Drug

Healthline
 2021-06-07

Cover picture for the articleThe FDA has approved the medication Wegovy, a higher dose of the diabetes drug semaglutide, to be used as a weight management drug in patients with obesity. In clinical trials, participants without diabetes who took Wegovy lost an average of 12.4 percent of their initial body weight. The drug is...

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