Precautions while using Orlistat Capsules?
Even while using Orlistat, it is important to regularly exercise the body and eat less or implore a weight-reducing diet.
To use Orlistat, your body mass index (BMI) must be 28 and / or above and your medical conditions require you lose weight.
You must lose at least 5% of your weight naturally (by exercise and reduced diet) by three months before using Orlistat.
Note that, once you have lose your weight with Orlistat, the best possible way to keep your new weight down is by healthy diet (with low or no fat).
I can drink alcohol or not while on Orlistat?
You can take alcohol while using Orlistat. There hasn’t been any known Orlistat side effects resulting from the use of alcohol with Orlistat.
Is there any side effect of Orlistat on Kidney?
Orlistat capsules inhibits gastric and pancreatic lipase, despite its function in reducing weight, it may cause gastrointestinal side effects, some of which has been recently associated with acute kidney injury.
Is there any Side effect on of Orlistat Liver?
Hepatotoxicity of this drug on the liver is yet to be proven but it was suspected by the FDA according to the data submitted by Orlistat makers.