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)
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I am on xenical for 2 1/2 weeks, for first weeks i experience oily excretions, and now im having hard time getting sleep at night, i'm coughing ...
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