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FDA Panel Recommends New Diet Pill For Approval

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Could this the answer for people struggling with their weight?

For the first time in a decade, an FDA panel has recommended a new diet pill for approval.

Contrave is supposed to increase the metabolism, while curbing appetite, but has some serious eyebrow raising side effects such as increased blood pressure, dizziness, and insomnia.

On top of the side effects, it doesn't seem to be very effective as studies failed to prove dieters taking the pill would lose more than 5% of their body weight.

Check out the video above as ABC News explains!

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