Q: Can I use this medicine in children?
A: This medicine must not be taken by children and adolescents under 18 years old.
Q: What should I inform the doctor before taking this medicine?
If you are taking a medicine for high blood pressure or high cholesterol or on thyroid medicine (Levothyroxine) as it may be necessary to adjust your dose
If you have any gastrointestinal problems or liver problems
If you had any previous surgeries
Q: Will this medicine be absorbed into blood?
A: Systemic absorption of Orlistat is minimal, however systemic absorption of the drug is not needed for activity.