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Generic Name
Orlistat
Trade Name
Xenical
Manufacturer
Roche
Drug Image
Xenical
Risk Category
B
  • Controlled studies done on animals in reproduction do not indicate risk to the fetus.
  • No adequate and well-controlled studies done on pregnant women.
FDA Pregnancy Risk Categories

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Indication
Indication
  • Lipase inhibitor.
  • Anti-obesity agent.
  • Fetal Risk
    Fetal Risk
  • No well controlled animal data, reported dilated cerebral ventricles of fetuses exposed to high doses.
  • No adequate human data but the drug may potentially decrease absorption of fat soluble vitamins.
  • Not recommended foe use during pregnancy.
  • Breast Feeding
    Breast Feeding
  • Unknown excretion into milk.
  • Should be avoided.
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