In search of fat profits

BMJ. 2007 Jun 23;334(7607):1298-9. doi: 10.1136/bmj.39241.483681.AD.


A pill to prevent obesity is proving as elusive to the drug industry as weight loss is to a growing proportion of the population. Geoff Watts assesses the latest candidates

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Obesity Agents / economics*
  • Drug Industry / economics*
  • Humans
  • Obesity / prevention & control*


  • Anti-Obesity Agents