Xenical (Orlistat 120mg)

Lose Weight Fast With Xenical (Orlistat 120mg) Weight Loss Capsules

Xenical (Orlistat 120mg)
Xenical (Orlistat 120mg) 1
Xenical (Orlistat 120mg) 2
Xenical (Orlistat 120mg) 3
Xenical (Orlistat 120mg) 4
Images for illustrative purposes only
Price Checker
£39.99
Lowest price guarantee Includes FREE private prescription
Get started now
Free shipping on all orders over £50

Receive it:
Order within:

  • MHRA-approved medication From our UK registered pharmacy
  • Join over 1.3 million customers Excellent rated customer service
  • Private and confidential Discreet packaging and payment
  • Discreet next day delivery Quickly & discreetly packaged
Xenical is a prescription weight loss medication for patients with a high BMI.
Centrum Advance
Centrum Advance - 30 tablets Only £4.99! Add to Cart
Centrum Advance
Centrum Advance - 60 tablets Only £8.99! Add to Cart
Centrum Advance
Centrum Advance - 100 tablets Only £13.99! Add to Cart

What is Xenical and what is it used for?

Xenical is a weight loss medication used to assist weight loss in obese patients with a BMI above 30, or for those with associated risk factors (such as diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure or high cholesterol) and a BMI above 28. Xenical works to stop the absorption of fat from your food. By reducing the fat that is absorbed from your diet Xenical can help you lose weight more easily.

Body Mass Index (BMI) and Xenical

For Xenical to be clinically appropriate for you, in most cases your body mass index (BMI) must be over 30. If you suffer from diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure or high cholesterol you are eligible to take Xenical with a BMI of over 28. You can quickly calculate your BMI by entering your height and weight into our BMI calculator.

What is the difference between Xenical and Orlistat?

Xenical contains the active ingredient Orlistat. Orlistat is also the name of the less expensive brand of Xenical. Both medications are medically equivalent. They both contain the same active ingredient and the same amount of it. However, Orlistat is available at a lower price. All generic medications available in the UK have to demonstrate equivalency and that they have the same effect in the body as the original brand before they can be sold. Generic medicines are equally effective as the original. Read more here.

How should I take Xenical?

The recommended dose of Xenical is one 120mg capsule taken three times a day, before, during or up to 1 hour after each main meal. You should trial Xenical for a 3 month period. If after taking it for 3 months you have not lost any weight, Xenical should be discontinued.

What are the side effects of Xenical?

All medications can cause side effects. You may not experience any of them. The majority of the common side effects experienced with Xenical are related to the way it works in your digestive system. These side effects are usually mild, occur at the beginning of treatment, and particularly after high fat meals. Normally these symptoms will subside as you continue treatment and follow your recommended diet.

Taking Xenical makes it more difficult for your body to absorb certain vitamins so it is important to take multivitamin supplements of vitamins A, D, E, and K once a day at least 2 hours before or after taking Xenical, such as at bedtime. A multivitamin that incorporates all of these vitamins is Centrum Advance.

The most common side effects of Xenical, which may affect more than 1 in 10 people include headache, abdominal pain or discomfort, urgent or increased need to open the bowels, wind, oily discharge or oily/fatty stools.

 Information Leaflet

Always read the patient information leaflet before commencing treatment.

Important: We advise you to always read the patient information leaflet inside the medication box, as the generic medication may not always entirely match the patient information leaflet listed. Please contact us if you have any questions.

What is Xenical and what is it used for?

Xenical is a weight loss medication used to assist weight loss in obese patients with a BMI above 30, or for those with associated risk factors (such as diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure or high cholesterol) and a BMI above 28. Xenical works to stop the absorption of fat from your food. By reducing the fat that is absorbed from your diet Xenical can help you lose weight more easily.

Body Mass Index (BMI) and Xenical

For Xenical to be clinically appropriate for you, in most cases your body mass index (BMI) must be over 30. If you suffer from diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure or high cholesterol you are eligible to take Xenical with a BMI of over 28. You can quickly calculate your BMI by entering your height and weight into our BMI calculator.

What is the difference between Xenical and Orlistat?

Xenical contains the active ingredient Orlistat. Orlistat is also the name of the less expensive brand of Xenical. Both medications are medically equivalent. They both contain the same active ingredient and the same amount of it. However, Orlistat is available at a lower price. All generic medications available in the UK have to demonstrate equivalency and that they have the same effect in the body as the original brand before they can be sold. Generic medicines are equally effective as the original. Read more here.

How should I take Xenical?

The recommended dose of Xenical is one 120mg capsule taken three times a day, before, during or up to 1 hour after each main meal. You should trial Xenical for a 3 month period. If after taking it for 3 months you have not lost any weight, Xenical should be discontinued.

What are the side effects of Xenical?

All medications can cause side effects. You may not experience any of them. The majority of the common side effects experienced with Xenical are related to the way it works in your digestive system. These side effects are usually mild, occur at the beginning of treatment, and particularly after high fat meals. Normally these symptoms will subside as you continue treatment and follow your recommended diet.

Taking Xenical makes it more difficult for your body to absorb certain vitamins so it is important to take multivitamin supplements of vitamins A, D, E, and K once a day at least 2 hours before or after taking Xenical, such as at bedtime. A multivitamin that incorporates all of these vitamins is Centrum Advance.

The most common side effects of Xenical, which may affect more than 1 in 10 people include headache, abdominal pain or discomfort, urgent or increased need to open the bowels, wind, oily discharge or oily/fatty stools.

 Information Leaflet

Always read the patient information leaflet before commencing treatment.

Important: We advise you to always read the patient information leaflet inside the medication box, as the generic medication may not always entirely match the patient information leaflet listed. Please contact us if you have any questions.

Written and reviewed by our qualified team

GPhC Number: 2088658

Carolina Goncalves

Authored by:

Carolina Goncalves
Superintendent
Pharmacist

GPhC Number: 2225869

Rehma Gill

Reviewed by:

Rehma Gill
Pharmacy
Manager

Find out more about our team of medical content authors and how we ensure the accuracy of our content with our content guidelines.

Content last updated: 19 Mar 2024

Xenical Reviews

9.8/ 10
5
132
4
12
3
1
2
0
1
0
Truspilot logo
Google logo
Feefo logo

Based on 145 independent customer reviews taken by Feefo (see all Feefo Reviews), Google
and Trustpilot (see all Trustpilot Reviews).

Reviewed on Trustpilot
"Great Service"

Product Review:

Results ok, quick service

Service Review:

Speedy delivery and instructions are very clear


Reviewed on Trustpilot
"Helped greatly"

Product Review:

Fantastic product

Service Review:

Helped greatly


Reviewed on Trustpilot
"Great service and quick delivery"

Product Review:

Does exactly what it says

Service Review:

Great service and quick delivery


Reviewed on Feefo

Product Review:

Fantastic service. Brilliant product. Highly recommend.
Delivery fast. I'm at last losing weight


Reviewed on Feefo

Product Review:

Great service, would use again.


Reviewed on Feefo
"Xenical"

Product Review:

Wonderful service, will be using again!
Thank you

Service Review:

Fabulous, will be back again. Thank you.


Reviewed on Feefo

Product Review:

Fantastic service medications always on time, wrapped packaged verry good. Customer service v.good quick to reply reasonable pricing
I would recommend them Highley for future orders

Service Review:

V good service


Reviewed on Feefo

Product Review:

Quick discrete delivery!


Reviewed on Feefo

Product Review:

Fantastic…. Really fast delivery can’t recommend enough thank you highly recommended ☺️


Reviewed on Feefo

Product Review:

Great service. Very pleased

Service Review:

Excellent service


Discreet service

With our discreet packaging you can order in confidence.

We never use our brand name on bills, delivery papers or your bank statement.

All our packages are completely plain, without any details of what’s inside or who has sent it.

Estimated delivery

Signed For 1st Class

£2.90 - Friday 24 May

Collect from your Post Office

£3.95 - Friday 24 May

Special Delivery 1pm Guaranteed

£5.95 - Friday 24 May by 1pm

Special Delivery 9am Guaranteed

£13.95 - Friday 24 May by 9am

Same Day Delivery

from £4.95 - Thursday 23 May

How does it work?

How it works - Consultation

Online consultation

Complete a short questionnaire to check your eligibility for treatment

Refer a friend step 1

Choose a treatment

Select the treatment or medication you need from leading brands

How it works - Delivery

Express delivery

Medication is dispensed and delivered to your home or work

Related articles

In this guide, our experts outline which foods to eat as part of a healthy and balanced Alli and Orlistat diet plan to reach weight loss goals quickly, safely, and reliably.
Our experts detail everything you need to know to achieve weight loss goals in 2024 in this complete guide.
Mounting evidence suggests that eating late at night could affect the ability to lose weight and have an impact on your health, but why so? We explore the research.
How to counteract the trend of gaining weight as you get older!