Obesity is a major problem in America and it has been spreading rapidly all around the world. Unfortunately due to a number of things people have changed lifestyles drastically and now scientists are on a hunt to find the miracle cure for obesity and weight gain. Fortunately this week researchers may have found the next big medical breakthrough for weight issues.
This week the FDA officially gave a drug called lorcaserin the initial go ahead to begin investigation in more depth. This is traditionally the first step towards becoming a publicly available medication and many analysts say it is a very promising step.
This is also great news for everyone because it might be the final solution to the world’s largest and fastest growing medical issue. The drug will undergo significant testing for many more years but if things go well it really could be a miracle drug for millions of people around the world struggling with their weight. This is the second drug of this kind to be approved this year and analysts say that this competition is exactly what helps drive development, so it is even better news that there is more than one solution in the pipeline.
Medical experts say that it will still be a very long time before anything is available for public use, but as results come in they will have a better idea of how things will work. For now though they are incredible hopeful that this will turn out to be a success.