New Weight-Loss Drug Developed in Bay Area

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    New drug approved by FDA appears to help people make a big first step toward much needed weight loss. Terry McSweeney reports. (Published Tuesday, June 18, 2013)

    A new weight-loss drug developed in the Bay Area was recently approved by the US Food and Drug Administration.

    Qsymia is the first weight-loss drug approved by the FDA in 13 years. Its main active ingredient has been used to treat migraines for decades.

    Full details in Terry McSweeney's report in the video above.