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25 Jul 2006

Is it safe to use , any side effects cos i need to loose 30kg ,i am on weighless but it takes long and how much does it cost?
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Nanny
Because you have such a large amount of weight to lose, Xenical is a good option. The side-effects of Xenical may include deficiencies of the fat-soluble vitamins A, D, E and K, but the prescribing dr will monitor this and probably prescribe supplements. I am not sure how much Xenical costs, but it is expensive so it is a good idea to have your dr motivate for you to obtain this medication on your chronic medical aid benefits if you belong to a medical aid.
Best regards
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