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Novo Nordisk shares fall after media report about quality lapses at U.S. plant

Novo Nordisk’s shares fell on Monday after financial news agency MarketWire reported that U.S. drug regulators had recently issued a report detailing quality control lapses at the group’s Clayton, North Carolina plant, citing sources.

Wegovy-maker Novo Nordisk extends curb on supply of weight-loss drug, raises outlook

Novo Nordisk, which makes blockbuster drug Wegovy, raised its outlook for 2023 Thursday but said it is extending supply restrictions for some doses of the weight-loss drug.

Novo Nordisk shares pop after key trial data shows Wegovy cuts risk of heart attack or stroke by 20%

Shares of Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk soared on Tuesday, after late-stage trial data showed that its obesity drug Wegovy reduced the risk of major cardiovascular events such as heart attacks or strokes by 20%, compared with a placebo.

Novo Nordisk says obesity pill leads to 15% weight loss; availability ‘to be determined’

Novo Nordisk on Sunday said a late-stage trial found that a high-dose oral version of its drug semaglutide helped overweight or obese adults lose 15% of their body weight, which is in line with recent results for other experimental obesity pills.

Weight loss drug Wegovy slower to launch in new markets – Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk’s launch of obesity drug Wegovy in most of Europe will be slower than planned and the drug will likely not be sold in developing nations for a very long time, executives said on Tuesday, as demand booms in the United States.

Weight-loss drug pioneers aim to jump on Wegovy bandwagon

Weight loss drug Wegovy has transformed the obesity market and pharmaceutical companies with existing treatments are hoping the resulting demand will boost demand for their older, less effective but cheaper, drugs.