for patients who have tried and failed to lose weight on various diets, the
following prescription drugs are used for patients who are medically
classified as overweight or obese and where losing weight will yield a
positive benefit to their health. The old amphetamine class of weight loss
drugs had serious side effects and were highly addictive, this prevented
patients being prescribed more than a one-month course – not long enough to
lose significant amounts of weight. Fortunately with recent medical
developments weight loss drugs now are extremely safe, effective and
completely non-addictive enabling patients to use them continuously until
their target weight loss has been attained.
Xenical works very effectively by literally preventing most of the fat you
eat being absorbed by the stomachs enzymes and therefore the fat and the
high amount of calories it contains, passes right through your body and is
excreted in your bowel movements. Reductamin on the other hand is a
non-addictive appetite suppressant and you actually feel satisfied and full
after eating less food.
by Roche, the prescription drug Xenical represents the same breakthrough for
weight loss as Viagra did for potency. Xenical acts in a totally new way and
actually prevents fat, which is high in calories being absorbed by your body
– the fat and the calories literally go right through your body and are
excreted. Because you do not have to starve yourself on an unrealistic diet
plan this drug is used for patients who have tried and failed to lose weight
on normal weight loss programmes. Providing you are not pregnant or breast
feeding and do not have a serious liver disease and are overweight, then
Xenical containing 120mg of the active drug Orlistat is safe to self
Take one capsule with water just before you eat any meal with a fat content.
Side effects are minor and usually only occur in the early stages of
treatment – they include flatulence and oily stools.