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Supply of GLP-1 RAs not expected to return to normal until the end of 2024, says DHSC

Clinicians have been instructed to avoid prescribing GLP-1 receptor agonists for off-label indications The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has issued an...

MHRA identifies two UK wholesalers selling Ozempic

There is no evidence of the falsified pens being dispensed to UK patients’ The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) confirmed that Ozempic has...

‘Wegovy could be key to curing heart failure’

Novo Nordisk said its hugely popular drug Wegovy was shown to substantially ease heart failure in obese people, as the Danish drugmaker seeks to...

Weight loss drug candidates multiply, spurring hopes of lower costs

New data on weight loss drugs that could compete with Novo Nordisk's Wegovy are raising expectations there will soon be more options, and possibly...

Novo Nordisk invests £1.8 bln in Danish production facility

Hot on the heels of its popularity over weight-loss drug Wegovy, Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk is to invest £1.8 billion to expand a production...

Weight-loss drugs pilot to begin in UK amid uncertainty over Wegovy launch

Britain plans to launch a pilot programme exploring how new weekly weight-loss shots such as Novo Nordisk's Wegovy can be given to obese patients by general...