Megaburn Capsule

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Composition for Megaburn 120mg Capsule

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₹50.0/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Megaburn Capsule

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Uses of Megaburn Capsule

Megaburn Capsule is used in obesity
It should be taken along with a low-calorie diet.
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Side effects of Megaburn Capsule

Common

Abdominal pain, Fat in stool , Bowel incontinence, Flatus with discharge, Oily spotting, Diarrhoea, Abdominal cramp, Flatulence, Soft stools.

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How to use Megaburn Capsule

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. Megaburn Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Megaburn Capsule with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.

How Megaburn Capsule works

Megaburn capsule is a lipase inhibitor. It works in the stomach and small intestine by blocking the absorption of fat from food by blocking enzymes responsible for the breakdown of fat.

In Depth Information on Megaburn Capsule

Expert advice for Megaburn Capsule

  • Safe for long-term use. If taken along with a calorie restricted diet, Megaburn can help decrease nearly 10% of body weight in 1 year.
  • Decreases fat absorption by about 30%.
  • Take during or up to 1 hour after meal.
  • Skip dose if you miss a meal or if your meal contains no fat.
  • A multivitamin supplement containing vitamins A, D, and K, and β-carotene is recommended when taking Megaburn.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Megaburn Capsule
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Megaburn Capsule is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Megaburn Capsule is safe to use during lactation. Human stu
dies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Megaburn Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Megaburn Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Megaburn Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Use of this medicine may be associated with the formation of kidney stones in patients with underlying kidney disease.
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Liver
Megaburn Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with li
ver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Megaburn Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Januvia 100mg Tablet, Dianorm 40mg Tablet, Uprise-D3 600000IU Injection 1ml
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Megaburn 120mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Orlistat

Megaburn is available in India with the brand names Orlean, Vyfat, Lipocut, Olistat, Obelit, Orlica, Reeshape, Xenical and Zerofat
Megaburn is safe and effective if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Megaburn as Alli is available without prescription but Xenical is available only with prescription. Always consult your doctor regarding its use
Therapy should not continue for more than 6 months along with diet and exercise. If the patient does not lose weight in 12 weeks he/she should consult the doctor and follow his advice
Q. Can I take Orlistat with anti-depressants, antibiotics, gabapentine, levothyroxine, venlafaxine, metformin, raspberry ketones?
All these drugs are known to have some drug-drug interactions with Orlistat and hence should be taken together only based on doctor's recommendation
Megaburn prevents absorption of fat from the food in the intestine. It does not burn fat. Megaburn may cause reduction of appetite
No studies of Megaburn affecting the liver or causing cancer have been reported.
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