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What will happen if you don't eat but still take your orlistat pills?

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Dr. George Valdez
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Not necessary, if it not eating you dont.

In brief: No

Not necessary, if it not eating you dont.
Dr. George Valdez
Dr. George Valdez
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Dr. Laurence Green
Bariatrics

In brief: Not recommended

Orlistat is to be taken at or before meals as an aid to block some fat absorption.
If you're not eating, the mechanism of action for orlistat will not occur. No sense in taking it. You need to eat!

In brief: Not recommended

Orlistat is to be taken at or before meals as an aid to block some fat absorption.
If you're not eating, the mechanism of action for orlistat will not occur. No sense in taking it. You need to eat!
Dr. Laurence Green
Dr. Laurence Green
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