Over the counter medication available for these conditions:
Many of us have trouble reaching our desired weight, even with diet and exercise. Orlistat can be helpful in people with a BMI of or greater than 28 with predisposing risk factors such as hear disease or with a BMI of 30 in people without risk factors. Orlistat is available over the counter as Alli 60mg and on prescription as Xenical 120mg.
Mysimba is a relatively new drug which is a combination of naltrexone and buproprion. Mysimba and help you lose five times as much weight as trying to lose wight without it. Mysimba can be used in people with a BMI of 27 and above.
- Mysimba tablets – £
- Orlistat 120 mg 84 capsules – £35