Posts Tagged ‘pharmacokinetics’

Fix the Blind Spot in Drug Trials Says Every Major Obesity Group

November 29, 2023 — It is time to translate words into action and fix the blind spot in drug trials and labeling for people with obesity. Every major obesity group in the U.S. issued this united call to action on Tuesday. This includes the ASMBS, Obesity Action Coalition, Obesity Medicine, Obesity Society, and STOP Obesity Alliance. It comes as […]

The Right Drug at the Wrong Dose in 4 Out of 10 Americans

October 23, 2023 — It’s a “deficit of information” we should correct, says FDA Commissioner Robert Califf. He is speaking about the gap in information about how to correctly dose drugs for people living with obesity. Karen Weintraub, reporting for USA Today, tells us this gap might mean that doctors are prescribing the right drug at the wrong dose […]