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Drug For Fat Dogs

The big Pharma news of the day is that Pzifer is marketing  (Slentrol®), a drug to help obese dogs lose weight.   Dirlotapide, also known as N-{(1S)-2-[benzyl(methyl)amino]- 2-oxo-1-phenylethyl}-1-methyl-5-[4′-(trifluoromethyl)biphenyl- 2-carboxamido]-1H-indol-2-carboxamide, is definitely not recommended for humans: Slentrol (dirlotapide) Goes to the Dogs By Peggy Peck, Managing Editor, MedPage Today January 05, 2007 ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 5…