New diabetes drug being trialled in Birmingham

The drug Forxigatm in production Credit: ITV Central

A new drug, which has been produced to help people with type 2 diabetes, is being launched in Birmingham.

It's been developed at Aston University and is said to lower blood sugar levels and help weight loss.

Forxigatm is a new once daily tablet to improve blood glucose control for adults with Type 2 diabetes.