It just didnt hit the "Companys" goal of 10% but it still higher than the 5% required by FDA to get approval . The Billion Dollar Companies Vivus (VVUS) only hits 5% and Arena (ARNA) was less than 4% and the side effects of these drugs are horrible . You see this Company has a more effective product with almost no side effects .
"Patients treated with the implantable device lost 8.5 percent more weight than those who received a placebo product. The findings missed the company's goal of 10 percent more weight lost."