Posts Tagged ‘MariTide’

Will We Always Have to “Keep Taking” Obesity Medicines?

April 26, 2024 — Perhaps the most persistent fault that people find with new obesity medicines is the need to keep taking them forever. “Nobody is ready ” for that, says Business Insider. “Patients hate forever drugs,” says the New York Times. And they have a point. Obesity medicine doctors are quick to say “suck it up.” That’s just […]

Rethinking the Dosing of Obesity Medicines with AMG 133

February 6, 2024 — We learned recently that questions about the need for ongoing dosing with obesity medicines raise discomforting thoughts. After all, obesity is a chronic disease, so we can’t dispute the need for continued daily or weekly doses with obesity medicines. Or can we? Amgen seems to think we can. Monthly Dosing? Induction and Maintenance? With a […]