Orlistat is an schedule ‘H’ drug which functions by preventing the absorption of fats from the diet, thereby reducing caloric intake. It works by inhibiting pancreatic lipase, which prevents conversion of fat from diet into absorbable free fatty acids and are excreted undigested.
WEIGHT LOSS DRUG FOR ALL AGES
ORSTAT is intended for use in conjunction with a health care provider-supervised reduced-calorie diet and exercise regimen. It is the only available FDA-approved weight loss medication for paediatric patients aged 12 years and above. Orlistat is to be taken with in one hour after every healthy meal for best results.