Obesity Drug In the Wings

March 2005
Nutrition Business Journal;Mar2005, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p10
Reports on French company Sanofi-Aventis' preparation for the launch of a weight loss drug called rimonabant, brand name Acomplia, in 2006. Drug's targeting of the endocannabinoid system in the brain, believed to play a role in regulating appetite; Estimated sales of the drug in the U.S. if it makes it to the market.


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