Saxenda – aka Liraglutide – Is It Worth that Cost?

Saxenda Drug

Saxenda is the brand name of the drug Liraglutide which has been approved for use in Australia by the TGA, or, Therapeutic Goods Administration. There is also a lower dosed version of the drug available under the name Victoza for … Continue reading

Reductil – Prescription Sibutramine Weight Loss Pill Australia

Sibutramine Reductil

Reductil is a diet pill containing Sibutramine, which suppresses the appetite by tricking your brain into thinking you are full and satisfied. Since its development in the late ‘80s by UK pharmaceutical company, Boots, it has been removed from most … Continue reading

Phentermine appetite suppressant prescription only diet pill – history and workings

Phentermine 37.5mg

Phentermine (phenyl-tertiary-butylamine) is a diet pill that is only available with a doctor’s prescription. Although it had been in development for a number of years, the FDA did not approve its use as an appetite suppressing drug until 1959. Once … Continue reading