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Condition: Overweight
8/9/2014 12:09:21 PM

Reviewer: aharold956, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Have used it as advised for nearly 20 years. No problem in handling it.

Condition: Overweight
5/30/2014 11:32:22 AM

Reviewer: db1022, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
If you take th emedication as prescribed and watch the fat intake it works..I lost 18 lbs.

Condition: Overweight
5/1/2014 9:13:45 PM

Reviewer: Allie Bo Ballie, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am concerned about this product's potential contribution to producing a tumor in the thymus gland. This tumor is associated to myasthenia gravis, which is an auto-immune disease.

Condition: Overweight
3/13/2014 5:26:52 PM

Reviewer: crystal m., 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I just started taking alli a week ago and so far I love it, I track my food and fat intake religiously, and work out 5 days a week. I was doing all that before the pill with little to no weightloss. I have had very minimal side effect, no leaking only the occasion grease in movements (sorry if that is tmi) I have lost 4 pounds already.

Condition: Overweight
2/9/2014 3:25:45 AM

Reviewer: MROC, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Not a miracle cure, but Alli REALLY DOES WORK if you are watching your fat intake and exercising. I've lost 20 lbs in 6 months. I read all the negative literature, the new version not as effective, and bad side effects. I talked to my dr. and was sceptical, but went ahead and tried Alli. I have to say I would NOT HAVE LOST the weight without the help of Alli. I have been trying for years with ... Show Full Comment

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