One month no real weight loss
Expensive pseudo laxative from the 90's. So this pill takes out 30% of fat from what I eat but can't tell me if it takes out calories? I thought I'd lost some but I was just dehydrated. It costs enough and in 21 years costing up to $100 usd , it should be more popular - But its not popular because it doesn't work! Money back please.
- Mild side effects
wow really works
i have been on xenical now for just over two weeks. i have lost 1.4kg and 5cm off my waist. i haven't had any of the severe stomach pain and diarrohea that people have been claiming. I am yet to get real serious and start exercising more than i normally do as don't really have that much spare time.
So far so good
I started this medication 7 days ago, i started at 85.7kg, and have already lost 1.3kg. I exercise when I can as i have a tight schedule. I hope if i really knuckle down on my diet and cut half the fat 1. Less oily stools and 2. Will have very fast weight loss. People complaining about having terrible oily farts are definitely binging on the maccas and not passionate about losing weight. Good luck everyone that tries it!
Works well with a good diet and excercise
I have been using xenical combined with a decent diet. I eat healthy and walk for at least 30 minutes most days.
I haven't completely limited myself and enjoy some take away and a couple of beers every now and again. As for the side effects, the oil has been noticeable in my stools acouple of times but it hasn't impacted me negatively.
I do believe that xenical has helped speed up the weight loss process so far. From my experience, if you do the hard work then xenical will be a great aid.
Hi All, Done a lot of research before ordering it and it is hard to get it online too without the pre-assessment... I had to lie and add 15 more kilos to my weight to get it... Taking it for one week, 2-3 tablets a day, depends on how many meals I eat daily. In one week I lost 1 kg, perhaps it is due to me being scared to eat anything too fatty, after reading the side effects or uncontrolled accidents ha. I was 77.5 kgs and now I am 76.5 kgs... Hopefully it will continue to work.
Purchased in April 2019 for A$40.00.
2 1/2 weeks!
So far its been 2 1/2 weeks on half dose of Xenical. (under doctors orders) I have not had the urgency or accidents as others have described and I put this down to my dosage. I have lost just under 3kgs. Would be better if the other alternative Alli (60mg) was available in Australia also as having to split capsules is not fun! Would recommend trying half dosage if full dosage irritates.
Purchased in March 2019.
Experience on Xenical
I started taking Xenical (Orlistat) almost a week ago. Im 5.3 and currently weigh 162lbs. I gained about 30 pounds after 3 and a half years of using Mirena IUD thats why I started taking Orlistat because no weight loss regimen was working, it seemed as if my metabolism had been shut. I eat about 1200 calories everyday, I workout 3 days a week and I get around 6000 or more steps a day. So for the first 3 days I had no oily side effects but on the fourth day that's when it really kicked in for me. So far I haven't really lost any weight if anythi...ng I've gained about 2 pounds but I'm not sure if that's because I've been working out and my body's retaining more water, I also have my monthly visitor so not quiet sure yet. But I will keep you all updated after 2 weeks.
The weight loss effect is quite significant.
I now weigh 190 pounds and I am 175cm tall. I usually work in the office, I don't exercise well, and I often eat fast food. It is about 11 kilograms less. The side effect is that the stool is uncontrolled and can come at any time. It must be put on the toilet immediately. When it is on, it will be sprayed with oil. The toilet needs long-term cleaning. The weight loss effect is quite significant.
Tablet that works
I'm a user of xenical for the last 5 years on and off, first time i used it with fat blaster shakes,for 3 months straight I lost 15kgs,, I'm using it again after i had a tummy tuck in 2017, i must say its better than any other weight loss tablet, for short time use only, I've used in the past..
I have controlled my quality and quantity of food and only exercise I do is walking and 2 fitness classes, a week , i have been on it again for 3.5 months now and have lost 8.5kgs,, its not a miracle tablet especially as you get older, you have too...
Great weight loss
I have tried many weight loss products, and this is the only one that l have lost weight with. There was no weight change in the first two weeks, as in the instructions they say it. As l only take two or one table a day, depending on what l eat in that day. It sure does clean you out. Have lost one kilo in three weeks and l am happy with that, as l only need to loss 5 kilos. Which l have been trying to loss for two years now.
I am confident that with this product I will.
Definitely rid my body of oil/fat from foods!
I've been taking xenical for approx 1 month & swear by it. I don't have it every day or with every meal as I am on portion control & not a lot of my meals contain fat. For those that do, xenical has definitely helped me reduce the intake! I agree you have to go to the toilet, but better out than in I say. I didn't experience the random leakage however I did experience oily gas. I learnt quickly how to manage that part of it & I have had no other problems (I would go to the bathroom to pass gas... just in case). Might be a little too much inform...ation but I loved the fact you can literally see all of the oil & fat in the toilet. I have tried duramine 30mg for 2 months but I built up a tolerance & it stopped having any effect. Xenical is a lot easier on my body & I am continuing to have great results.
I was wanting to lose weight but this product honestly turned me off using anything for weight loss. When you go you need to go. I use daily this for about a week and couldn't leave the house if I had consumed it. If your looking to use it takenmy advise and stay home coz letting out some gas could mean a poop oops
Worked well with healthy diet and exercise
I have been taking these now for six months. I wasn't very overweight to start with. I started at 70kg and my aim was to get back to my pre baby weight of 60kg. I exercise four days per week and eat very healthy though probably too much.
First month I lost 1.5 kg without changing diet. Had quite a lot of toilet trips which were messy (as I'm a stay at home mum and work 1 day per week, this didn't bother me, but couldn't have managed this if I was working every day). The weight loss seemed to slow down until I begun eating a little less and in...
Had to stop taking the tablets
After reading all the reviews I was excited to try this product, unfortunately I seem to be one of those people that it doesn't sit right with. It constipated me and I was getting bad headaches, I've stopped now and the headaches have stopped and my bowel seems to be working again. Might be fine for others, just not for me.
Definitely worth it for 1-2 months kick start
Purchased this to help kick start some weight loss (won't bore you with my life story).
Yes, had some orange oil and extra wind. Sometimes you don't know if the oil is going to come out. So I found best way to keep mind at ease. 1) wear a panty liner 2) wear dark undies 3) stay home or close to for first 3/4 days upon taking tablets until ou understand how they work for you!
If you want to eat like a fat pig don't take these tablets as you'll pay for it in the toilet and see how disgusting fat is!
But if you want to have a helping hand to...
I think it's working well for me.
I started at 72kgs (160 lb), but after 6 DAYS of taking this pill, I lost 4kgs (9 lb)!!! I am so happy about the progress and I hope this will continue. I am planning take this for about 6 months so I can get back to my normal weight of 50kgs - that was my normal weight before I gave birth. Hopefully, this amazing weight loss would continue. I am trying to avoid oily foods and I have been eating more green leafy vegetables. You may or may not already know How to get it cheaper and easy. If you don’t, the easiest thing to do (me and my mom did it) is just search in Google for the keyword "GETMYXEN"!
Questions & Answers
I have lost just on 20 kilos but I have stopped losing weight. If I have a break and start to take it again will it work? I only need to lose around 7 kilos - so I was disappointed that I didn’t keep losing
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