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Orlistat (Xenical) Capsule

Our Price: ₱36.50

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Dosage Strength:120 mg capsule

Size:per piece capsule

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Description

Used in the treatment of obesity, along with low calorie intake or proper diet, exercise, and healthy lifestyle.

Also sold per box of 21 capsules.

Please read patient information leaflet for complete product information before use.


Classification

Anti-Obesity


Dosage

Adults: Take 1 capsule 3 times a day, immediately before, during, or up to 1 hour after a meal.


Precautions

Caution use in individuals below 18 yrs old and those who have had organ transplant, or other health conditions such as diabetes. Long-term use may require intake of fat-soluble vitamins to be taken at least 2 hours before or after orlistat dose.


Side Effects

Fatty stools, rectal pain or discomfort, bloating, tiredness, tooth or gum problem, and fecal incontinence.


Contraindications

This product should not be given to patients with known allergy to orlistat or to any of its components. Patients taking immunosuppressants like cyclosporine and those with chronic malabsorption syndrome or cholestasis should not take this product. Not recommended for use in pregnant or breastfeeding women.