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.
I am 71 years old. 160 cm in height, 79kg in weight. I am healthy in general, no deseases except of obesity. Any other side effects are not expressed ...
1 answer • 14 Mar 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
hii i have taken 7 xenical from the last 3 days... but i'm not facing any side effect or anything else... not even oily spotting in ...
1 answer • 17 Jan 2013
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