Posted by: NANNY | 2006/07/25


Is it safe to use , any side effects cos i need to loose 30kg ,i am on weighless but it takes long and how much does it cost?

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Dear Nanny
Because you have such a large amount of weight to lose, Xenical is a good option. The side-effects of Xenical may include deficiencies of the fat-soluble vitamins A, D, E and K, but the prescribing dr will monitor this and probably prescribe supplements. I am not sure how much Xenical costs, but it is expensive so it is a good idea to have your dr motivate for you to obtain this medication on your chronic medical aid benefits if you belong to a medical aid.
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Posted by: gran | 2006/07/26

doesn't this medicine make you go to the bathroom alot after eating? what if you were eating out or traveling and no bathroom was quickly available?

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Posted by: amy | 2006/07/25

You need a prescription.. Consult your doctor, or just try eating healthy and balanced, you dont need these kind of medication. It takes long to pick up 30kg

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