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Orlistat- any tips/advice

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reup Wed 31-Dec-14 08:56:18

I've been prescribed thusr but am scared of side effects. Anyone used it successfulky? Thanks

TheReluctantCountess Wed 31-Dec-14 14:35:38

The side effects are horrendous. Be prepared to buy new underwear!

It was not successful for me.

Mrsmorton Wed 31-Dec-14 14:36:52

Never trust a fart. Ever. EVER. EVER

Mrsmorton Wed 31-Dec-14 14:37:08

Apparently hmm

BeHoHoHove Wed 31-Dec-14 14:39:49

It was very successful for me while using it, but you have to follow the instructions re eating fat.
I lost 3 and a half stones, all of which has returned but that is down to my poor eating and lack of exercise.

ChlorinePerfume Wed 31-Dec-14 15:36:58

I have not taken them but just reading about the side effects would probably stop me eating anything with fat in it in the first place. Maybe a good idea to use them on a day you are staying in? Buy cheap undies and don't go mad on fat foods and i'm sure you will be fine. Good luck, I hope it works for you.

reup Wed 31-Dec-14 16:42:05

Thanks everyibe. My gp steamrollered me into it but I need something! I wonder hoiw long the effect lasts? Say if I ewanted a day off for my birthday- would I stop tablets a few days before!

Therelunctantcountess why do you think it didn't work?

reup Wed 31-Dec-14 17:18:32

Everyone! Not that typo!

TalkinPeace Wed 31-Dec-14 18:07:38

I believe the word Shart was invented for Orlistat

OP
Natural weight loss will be better for you in the long run.
MN can help you with the willpower

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