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Is there a safe diet pill that works?

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Associate Clinical Professor, St. John's University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
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The only over-the-counter, FDA-approved medication to help people lose weight is Alli, which contains orlistat.

This medication helps people lose weight by blocking some of the fat they eat from being absorbed and reducing the overall calories absorbed.

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