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Lorcaserin, a prescription weight-loss pill decreases the urge to use opiates such as oxycodone, researchers have confirmed. Opiate abuse is a major public health problem and according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the number of deaths from prescription opiate overdose in America has quadrupled since 1999.
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James West: Dr. Odidi, thank you for joining us today.
Dr. Isa Odidi: Thank you very much for having me, and thanks to all the listeners out there, all those who are looking at this online or through whatever medium. Thanks.
James West: Let’s start with an overview of what is the value proposition for investors in Intellipharmaceutics?
Dr. Isa Odidi: Basically, the (more…)