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Ban called for weight loss drug Orlistat.

Discussion in 'Weight Loss and Dieting' started by catherinecherub, Apr 16, 2011.

  1. catherinecherub

    catherinecherub · Guest

    http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/222467.php

    The weight loss drug Orlistat, also known as Alli and Xenical, should be banned because of increasing evidence that it causes liver damage, kidney stones and pancreatitis says Public Citizen, a U.S. Consumer Advocacy Group.
     
  2. cugila

    cugila · Master

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    PC also called for a ban of this drug way back and a ban on the OTC version in 2006. They have had concerns about it ever since it was introduced years earlier. Does make you wonder about its safety ?
     
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