6 Oct 2009
Systemic exposure to orlistat is minimal. It is probably metabolised in the gut wall and excretion of the unabsorbed drug is via the faeces. Xenical does not adversely affect the liver or kidneys. See http://www.drugs.com/pro/xenical.html
For an accurate list of xenical side-effects see:http://www.drugs.com/sfx/xenical-side-effects.html
- Xenical Information for Consumers
- Xenical Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Xenical (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
1 answer • 13 Oct 2010
I just started using it yesterday but i havent run through the toilet as experienced by others... i havent got oily excretion either. what does this ...
1 answer • 27 Aug 2011
Is there a certain time period until this drug starts causing Glomerular nephritis, can 8mg a day a period of 3 month affect your kidneys or liver.
1 answer • 29 May 2013