Weight Loss Drugs Claymont DE

There are many different weight loss drugs flooding the market, most purporting to Shed Pound in Days!! While some FDA tested and approved medicines and supplements can help, proper diet and exercise is the first and most fundamental step in any weight loss program.

Eckerd Drugs
(302) 529-9031
1803 Marsh Rd
Wilmington, DE
 
Happy Harry's Pharmacy
(484) 490-1030
2608 Naamans Creek Rd
Marcus Hook, PA
 
Happy Harry's Discount Drug Stores
(302) 475-4265
1812 Marsh Rd Ste 501
Wilmington, DE
 
Eckerd Express Photo
(610) 494-2770
3120 Chichester Ave
Marcus Hook, PA
 
Cvs Pharmacy
(610) 497-2225
5020 Pennell Rd
Aston, PA
 
Happy Harry's
(302) 761-1700
802 Philadelphia Pike
Wilmington, DE
 
Rite Aid Pharmacies
(610) 485-3530
Willowbrk Shppng Ctr
Marcus Hook, PA
 
Rite Aid Pharmacies
(302) 478-7200
Grylyn Crst Shppng
Wilmington, DE
 
Rite Aid Pharmacies
(302) 762-1127
3801 N Market St
Wilmington, DE
 
Block Drug International I
(302) 479-5361
1403 Foulk Rd
Wilmington, DE
 

FDA: Cases of Severe Liver Injury From Use of Weight Loss Drugs Xenical, Alli

Posted by: Natural Medicine In: Drugs | FDA

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration advised consumers and health care professionals about potential rare occurrences of severe liver injury in patients taking the weight-loss medication orlistat , marketed as Xenical and Alli.

People who take Xenical or Alli should be aware that liver injury with orlistat – while rare – has been reported. Those taking the drug also should be aware of the signs and symptoms of liver injury, which include itching, yellow eyes or skin, dark urine, loss of appetite, or light-colored stools.

Both Xenical and Alli are medications contain the same active ingredient, orlistat. Xenical, available only by prescription, contains 120 milligrams of orlistat. Alli, sold over-the-counter without a prescription, contains 60 mg of orlistat. An estimated 40 million people worldwide have taken either Xenical or Alli.

The FDA’s safety information and labeling changes are based on a review of cases of severe liver injury reported in individuals taking orlistat. The agency has identified 13 cases of severe liver injury, 12 of which were reports from outside of the United States. The only U.S. report of severe liver injury involved Alli. At this time, a cause-and-effect relationship of severe liver injury with orlistat use has not been established.

People who take Xenical or Alli should be aware that liver injury with orlistat – while rare – has been reported. Those taking the drug ...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Natural Medicine