DEFAT 20MG TABLET

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Unichem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for DEFAT 20MG TABLET

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Primarily used for

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Substitutes for DEFAT TABLET

RIMTRIM 20MG TABLET
Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹5.2/tablet
save 9%
RIMOBEST 20MG TABLET
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₹5.5/tablet
save 4%
OBITONE 20MG TABLET
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₹5.9/tablet
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₹7.5/tablet
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Medicine Overview of DEFAT TABLET

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Uses of DEFAT TABLET

Defat 20mg tablet is used in obesity.
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Side effects of DEFAT TABLET

Common

Nausea, Dizziness, Depression, Mood changes.

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How to use DEFAT TABLET

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Defat 20mg tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How DEFAT TABLET works

Defat 20mg tablet lowers the appetite, which in turn decreases the food intake.

In Depth Information on DEFAT TABLET

Expert advice for DEFAT TABLET

  • Tell your doctor if you have or have ever suffered from depression, any liver or kidney problem or seizures.
  • Consult your doctor if you feel low or depressed while taking rimonabant, as it may cause side depression or suicidal tendencies.
  • Tell your doctor if you have diabetes as rimonabant is known to reduce blood glucose.
  • Do not take if patient is allergic to rimonabant or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not take if patient is suffering from depression or being treated with anti-depressive medicines.
  • Do not  take if patients < 18 years and not given to pregnant and breastfeeding women.
 
Warnings
Special precautions for DEFAT 20MG TABLET
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
ONABET POWDER, FLUGEE 150MG TABLET, ZATHRIN REDIMIX SUSPENSION, PRATHAM 200MG/5ML REDIUSE SUSPENSION

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Rimonabant, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for DEFAT 20MG TABLET

Frequently asked questions for Rimonabant

Q. Is rimonabant FDA approved?
Rimonabant is not approved by the US FDA.