Tag Archives: Alli

  • Consumer Group Warns Not to Use Orlistat Weight Loss Drugs

    The consumer watchdog group Public Citizen indicates in the latest issue of their newsletter “Worst Pills, Best Pills” that people should not use the weight loss medication orlistat, which is…

  • Alli Lawsuits

    The over-the-counter weight loss drug Alli, which contains orlistat, has been linked with reports of serious and potentially life-threatening liver damage. In May 2010, the FDA required a new warning…

  • FDA Warns of Fake Alli Weight Loss Pills

    The FDA has issued a warning to consumers about counterfeit Alli weight loss pills sold on the internet, which contain a different active ingredient that could react badly with other…

  • Alli Liver Damage Risk Refuted by GlaxoSmithKline

    GlaxoSmithKline PLC has released a statement in support of their orlistat-based weight-loss drug Alli, following the FDA’s announcement Monday that they are investigating reports of liver damage that may be…

  • Xenical and Alli Liver Damage Reports Reviewed by FDA

    The FDA appears to be reviewing a possible connection between reports of liver damage and orlistat, which is a weight-loss drug contained in the prescription Xenical and the over-the-counter Alli.