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Does olestra have any side effects?

Yes, olestra can have some side effects. Olestra can cause you to have softer or looser stools, flatulence, and a variety of other gastrointestinal problems. It can also cause poor absorption of vitamins A, D, E, and K. Before taking this or any other weight loss product you should talk to your doctor about potential risks.

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