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Unformatted text preview: o Digestive Inhibition Xenical-lipase(enzyme for digesting fat in the small intestine) inhibitor Recommend only 90 grams of fat (9 cal to every gram of fat) o 3500 calories to a pound Can cause anal leakage due to undigested fat in large intesine Severe gas can occur due to bacteria o Syrup of Ipecac- makes you throw up Surgery o Bariatric surgery-surgery on gastronal intestinal tract Gastric banding-put a band at the top of the stomach that creates a small pouch at top of stomach/esophagis 5-6 small meals, must eat slowly, Gastric Intestine Bypass- food just doesnt digest completely, remove parts of the stomach Liposuction- remove fat with a vacuum Cosmetic surgery-not a weight loss method Fatality ratio is 1%...
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This note was uploaded on 04/29/2008 for the course EXSC 205Lxg taught by Professor Girandola during the Spring '07 term at USC.
- Spring '07