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The FDA is considering a ban on popular diet pill Meridia on concerns that it raises risk of cardiovascular disease.

FDA Mulling Ban Of Popular Diet Drug Meridia

A popular diet drug may be more dangerous than it is helpful, and the government is weighing in on what consumers should do. An FDA committee is considering pulling Meridia as studies show it can increase the risk of heart attacks for some.

09/15/2010