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orlistat (Xenical) Summary

Description: isolated from Streptomyces toxytricini; inhibits 3C protease, viral

Also Known As: Xenical; tetrahydrolipstatin; 1-((3-hexyl-4-oxo-2-oxetanyl)methyl)dodecyl-2-formamido-4-methylvalerate; Alli; GlaxoSmithKline brand of orlistat Show All >>

Networked: 773 relevant articles (140 outcomes, 216 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which orlistat is Relevant

  1. Weight Loss (Weight Reduction) : 76 outcomes 103 studies in 354 results
  2. Obesity : 33 outcomes 39 studies in 300 results
  3. Body Weight (Weight, Body) : 18 outcomes 31 studies in 114 results
  4. Overweight : 12 outcomes 35 studies in 93 results
  5. Insulin Resistance : 5 outcomes 6 studies in 26 results
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Drugs Related to orlistat

  1. sibutramine (Meridia)
  2. Glucose (Dextrose)
  3. Insulin (Novolin)
  4. Metformin (Glucophage)
  5. Cholesterol
  6. Lipase (Acid Lipase)
  7. orlistat (Xenical)
  8. Anti-Obesity Agents (Antiobesity Drugs)
  9. Lipoproteins (Lipoprotein)
  10. Acarbose
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Therapies Related to orlistat

  1. Fat-Restricted Diet (Diet, Fat Restricted)
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  3. Caloric Restriction
  4. Bariatric Surgery
  5. Diet Therapy (Therapy, Diet)
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