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Posted 7 Jul 2017 • 1 answer
I have been taking alli for the past 3months and everyday without fail I'd have really oily stools.but for past3weeks I've not had any oily stools in the slightest but I'm still eating the exact same diet I've been eating whilst I was having the oily stools.so don't ...
Posted 23 Jun 2013 • 2 answers
I've recently been prescribed Orlistat and I just wanted to know... Apart from the obvious diet and exercising, is there anything else I can do to make these work best? I don't eat fatty foods so will they even work on me?
Posted 30 Jul 2015 • 1 answer
Hi day 3 on these tablets, I follow slimming world so eat quite healthy but I haven't had any side effects? I haven't been running to the loo or going toilet more than normal, I have had the trumps witch don't smell very nice lol, will this mean it isn't working? I can't ...
Posted 27 Apr 2015 • 2 answers
Hi there, Im 21 years old, i am 5 stone over my BMI and i have PCOS. I have tried losing weight for so long but to no hope. I have been on Orlistat - which didnt make a bit of difference - and now the doctor has put me onto Metformin. As i have been on the pill for a very long time - to regulate ...
Posted 27 Dec 2016 • 1 answer
HI Friends I just need to shed only 8 Kg, and am very excited to start this drug,however my gallbladder has been removed few years back, Can i still use this drug? also there was a comment on this site about Some people having issues with Liver and Kidney after using this drugs, any comments ...
Posted 17 Nov 2010 • 2 answers
Posted 6 Jan 2010 • 1 answer
... that I have started taking Alli again, my stools are oily but the oil is now red. Is that normal?
Posted 16 Jul 2012 • 2 answers
Whilst taking orlistat to loose weight, it is affecting the level of pain relief from my medication and I also take vitamin at end of day as recommended. How can I best plan when to take pain relief tablets so orlistat wont affect other medication? I have been taking for 1 month
Posted 26 Apr 2013 • 2 answers
Iv been on the drugs for a week now. I take the 120mg once a day during lunch. Am on a low fat diet so I basically eat once a day but snack on fruits regulary. The problem is,since I started taking orlistat,iv not experienced any side effects. Iv not lost any weight either. I eat a lot @ ...
Posted 18 Dec 2013 • 2 answers
I started talking Orlistat yest. only once before my main meal... later that night I had very strong diarrhea and stomach pain... I had insomnia, started coughing..and had trouble breathing also I know it sounds irrelevant but my teeth did ache... the next day at 8am (was up all night running 2 the ...
Posted 18 Feb 2014 • 1 answer
Posted 25 Feb 2014 • 2 answers
Are there negative side effects to a 115lb woman taking daily doses of 60mg of Orlistat?
Posted 26 Feb 2016 • 2 answers
Started taking orlistat last month weighed in with the nurse today and have not lost anything. Doctor told me I didn't need to exercise to see weight loss but as it comes off I will have to increase gradual exercise
Posted 6 Feb 2011 • 1 answer
Patient is Obese, Postprandial hyperglycemic peaks are uncontrolled with Insulin 70/30 mixtures. She suffers also from Chronic Liver Disease, due to Hepatitis C. She did not respond to 1 year Peg Interferon and Ribavrin therapy
Posted 6 Jun 2011 • 1 answer
Hi. My doctor prescribed me orlistat today but I have not started taking it yet. I am a little worried about the side effects... But what I am really worried about is that I dont want to lose weight and become really happy with myself and then put it all back on when I come off the pill. I'v ...
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