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How quickly can orlistat make you lose weight?
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
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In brief: Modest weight loss
Prescription strength people lost 6 pounds over a year and over the counter version people lost 3 pounds over a year per review articles.

In brief: Modest weight loss
Prescription strength people lost 6 pounds over a year and over the counter version people lost 3 pounds over a year per review articles.
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Dr. Adeyemi Fatoki
Bariatrics
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In brief: It depends
Diet pills work better when combined with lifestyle modification including proper nutrition and exercise.
With orlistat (alli, xenical) you can expect 4 pounds or more per month. The side effects of orlistat including oily stains, fatty stools and fecal incontinence make it less desirable as a diet pill.

In brief: It depends
Diet pills work better when combined with lifestyle modification including proper nutrition and exercise.
With orlistat (alli, xenical) you can expect 4 pounds or more per month. The side effects of orlistat including oily stains, fatty stools and fecal incontinence make it less desirable as a diet pill.
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