Weight Loss Drugs Concord NH

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.

Medicine Store The
(603) 225-2747
74 S Main St
Concord, NH
 
Shaw's Pharmacy
(603) 228-2279
20 Damante Dr
Concord, NH
 
Northeast Pharmacy
(603) 226-8686
125 N Main St
Concord, NH
 
Brooks Pharmacy
(603) 224-7783
24 Fort Eddy Rd
Concord, NH
 
Modern Pharmacy Inc The
(603) 224-7429
5 Clinton St
Concord, NH
 
Kindred Pharmacy Concord
(603) 223-0380
38 Locke Rd
Concord, NH
 
Cvs Pharmacy
(603) 225-9300
44 N Main St
Concord, NH
 
Rite Aid Pharmacies
(603) 228-8400
92 South St
Concord, NH
 
Brooks Pharmacy
(603) 223-6713
165 N State St
Concord, NH
 
Rite Aid Pharmacies
(603) 485-3612
46 Allenstown Rd
Pembroke, NH
 

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 ...

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