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FDA-approved diet pill now available

Posted by: Alejandra Matos Updated: September 18, 2012 - 12:04 PM

Starting today, the newly FDA-approved diet drug Qsymia is available by prescription.
 


 

Made by Vivus Inc., the weight-loss pill is approved for obese patients with a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or higher and overweight people, with a BMI of 27 or higher, who also have at least one weight-related condition like high blood pressure or diabetes.

Read more at Time.

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