June 27, 2012

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new treatment for obesity in adults, the agency said Wednesday.

December 8, 2010

A Food and Drug Administration advisory committee has recommended approval for an investigational diet pill.

December 7, 2010

As a Food and Drug Administration advisory committee convenes to decide whether or not to approve a new drug for treating obesity, two nonprofit groups centered on the epidemic said more means of addressing it are needed.

November 8, 2010

Two drug makers conducting a late-stage clinical trial of a drug for treating overweight and...

October 24, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration declined to approve a regulatory approval application from Arena Pharmaceuticals...

September 16, 2010

An advisory committee of the Food and Drug Administration has given a thumbs-down to a...

June 30, 2010

Japanese drug maker Eisai will market a drug in the United States that was developed...