Health Matters: FDA links weight-loss drug to cancer

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The Federal Drug Administration recalled prescription weight-loss drug Belviq because it's been linked to cancer.

The generic name for the drug is Lorcaserin.

The FDA started taking a close look at it last month.

Clinical trials showed people who take it could end up getting cancer.

Thursday the FDA asked the company to take it off the market.

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