In a Nutshell
These capsules are designed to improve the effects of a diet and exercising for those who need some help with weight management
- Designed to target fat in the digestive system
- May stop about a quarter of the fat in meals from being absorbed
- Created to support weight management during dieting
- Eating lower-fat meals is recommended to provide better effects
Active ingredient: Orlistat 60mg
- Recommended for adults aged 18 and over who have a body mass index (BMI) of 28 or above
Not suitable for:
- People allergic to Orlistat or any of the ingredients of this medicine
- Pregnant or breastfeeding women
- People taking Ciclosporin, used after organ transplants, for severe rheumatoid arthritis and some severe skin conditions
- People taking Warfarin or other medicines used to thin the blood
- People with cholestasis (condition where the flow of bile from the liver is blocked)
- People with food absorbing problems (chronic malabsorption syndrome) diagnosed by a doctor
Warnings and Precautions
Talk to a doctor or pharmacist before taking the capsules in case of:
- Having diabetes
- Having kidney disease
- Having problems with kidneys: the use of Orlistat may be associated with kidney stones in patients suffering from chronic kidney disease
- Taking, having recently taken or possibility of taking any other medicines
Do not take with these medicines:
- Ciclosporin: ciclosporin is used after organ transplants, for severe rheumatoid arthritis and some severe skin conditions
- Warfarin or other medicines used to thin the blood
- The oral contraceptive pill may be less effective if you get severe diarrhoea (use an extra method of contraception then)
Taking with multivitamins:
- Taking a multivitamin every day is recommended, as the product can lower the levels of vitamins absorbed by the body
- Multivitamins should contain vitamins A, D, E, and K
- Multivitamin should be taken at bedtime, when capsules are not taken, to help ensure that the vitamins are absorbed
The Fine Print
Delivery: £2.95 (not included). Allow 7 working days (Monday to Friday).
Using your Groupon: Go to Innox Trading, copy and paste your Groupon into the required field and pay any postage. Place your order before 27.08.2018.
Original value: Based on online price as sold by Chemist4U, checked on 23.02.2018.
Returns and queries: By purchasing a Groupon, you are purchasing a voucher for the products as described above. The order will be fulfilled by Innox Trading. For queries contact: http://www.chemist-4-u.com. For more information about your order, pricing and delivery, see the FAQ.
Attention: You have to be 18 years or older to order this product.