Diet drug shows efficacy in lowering calorie intake

03/19/2013 | Daily Mail (London), The

British researchers found that a drug that combines glucagon and glucagon-like peptide 1 hormones helped participants consume 200 fewer calories from a heavy meal. The drug, currently available only as an infusion, may be taken as a once-weekly injection and may be ready for general use by 2020, researchers said. The findings were to be presented at the Society for Endocrinology meeting.

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