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Alli Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved February 7th, 2007)
  • Brand name: Alli
  • Generic name: orlistat
  • Dosage form: 60 mg Capsules
  • Company: GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare
  • Treatment for: Weight Loss

Alli is an over-the-counter weight-loss product containing orlistat, the same ingredient in prescription strength Xenical. Alli is indicated for weight loss in overweight adults 18 years and older when used along with a reduced-calorie, low-fat diet.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Alli

DateArticle
Feb  9, 2007Approval FDA Approves alli (orlistat 60 mg capsules) Over-The-Counter

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