Orlistat Side Effects

Background Excessive weight has been proven to contribute to an increased risk of developing serious chronic conditions, including high blood pressure, high cholesterol, heart disease and diabetes. The consumption of excess fatty food and calories plays a significant role in the development of excess weight. While fat is an important component of a balanced diet, […]

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Is Orlistat Safe?

According to the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe, obesity is one of the greatest public health challenges of the 21st century. The prevalence of obesity has tripled in many countries of the WHO European Region since the 1980s. The number of people affected by obesity is steadily increasing, especially among children. Obesity increases […]

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What To Expect From Orlistat

What is Orlistat? Orlistat is an oral capsule that is classed as either a Pharmacy (P) medicine or a Prescription Only Medicine (POM) depending on the strength of the capsules. The P medicine legal category means that medicines in this category can only be bought over the counter from registered pharmacy premises. The POM category […]

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How Long Does Orlistat Take To Work?

Let’s be frank. Weight loss can be difficult at the best of times, but with summer coming and you want all that ‘feel good’ sunshine on your skin you know you’ve got to get a move on if you’re going to have any chance of fitting into your beachwear. Honestly, we all tend to accumulate […]

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What To Expect When Taking Orlistat

Thinking of losing weight?  You are not alone. 24.9% of the UK population is now considered to be obese. Everyone trying to lose weight has the same target in mind, but there are many different factors which can motivate you. This could be as simple as wanting to fit into your long lost pair of jeans, […]

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How does Orlistat work?

So it was your birthday recently and your supermodel BFF (that’s best friend forever) bought you this LBD (that’s little black dress). It’s a shorter version of THAT DRESS worn by Elizabeth Hurley when she accompanied Hugh Grant to the premiere of Four Weddings and a Funeral in 1994.  Do you remember it was held […]

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Orlistat How Does It Work?

Orlistat, also known as tetrahydrolipstatin, is a common drug used in the treatment of obesity. It is sold under the brand name Xenical which is manufactured by Roche in most countries. In the United Kingdom and the United States, it is also sold over the counter in many Pharmacies at a lower dose via a […]

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