Treatable

Orlistat

Intestinal Lipase Inhibitor

Orlistat oral capsule

Orlistat side effects

Adverse Event ReportedReporting Odds RatioCase Count
Lipiduria7732.1289554
Rectal discharge1873.61811960
Steatorrhoea1225.79881970
Defaecation urgency59.87629169
Infrequent bowel movements59.5085195
Food craving58.94006160
Gastrointestinal disorder57.602792009
Gastrointestinal disorder57.602792009
Gastrointestinal disorder57.602792009
Change of bowel habit54.53288145
Frequent bowel movements52.26053519
Nonspecific reaction45.76495102
Weight fluctuation38.04679173
Hunger35.75856239
Anal haemorrhage35.594384
Flatulence34.211811383
Menstrual disorder26.18544106
Abnormal faeces24.5259118
Faeces pale23.5373846
Gastrointestinal sounds abnormal23.1047682
Faeces hard20.7419244
Faeces discoloured20.15734392
Menstruation delayed18.189562
Therapeutic response unexpected14.70855232
Faecal incontinence14.67528211
Stomach discomfort12.14272149
Constipation11.13081745
Abdominal distension11.12685893
Frustration10.2031755
Weight increased10.145011609

Orlistat may treat:

Orlistat desired effects:

  • Inhibition Fat Digestion

Orlistat drug classes:

  • Intestinal Lipase Inhibitor

Orlistat pharmacologic actions:

  • Enzyme Inhibitors
  • Anti-Obesity Agents
  • Lipid Regulating Agents

Orlistat mechanism of action:

  • Lipase Inhibitors
  • treatable

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