Drugs: Obesity, weight-loss pills launching soon in Britian

Drugs: Obesity, weight-loss pills launching soon in Britian

The British government will launch a pilot programme to explore how new injectable weight-loss drugs such as Novo Nordisk’s (NOVOb.CO) Wegovy can be given to obese patients outside of specialist services in hospitals, it said on Wednesday. The 40 million pound ($50 million) pilot programme follows a move by the country’s drug cost-effectiveness watchdog NICE […]