Obitrol 120 mg Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Obitrol Tablet

Obitrol 120 mg Tablet is used in obesity. It should be taken along with a low-calorie diet.

Obitrol Tablet side effects

Common
  • Abdominal pain
  • Fat in stool
  • Bowel incontinence
  • Flatus with discharge
  • Oily spotting
  • Diarrhea
  • Abdominal cramp
  • Flatulence
  • Soft stools

How to use Obitrol 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. Obitrol 120 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Obitrol 120 mg Tablet with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.

How Obitrol Tablet works

Obitrol 120 mg Tablet 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.

Obitrol Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Obitrol 120 mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Obitrol 120 mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies 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.
Driving
SAFE
Obitrol 120 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Obitrol 120 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Obitrol 120 mg Tablet 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.
Liver
Obitrol 120 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Obitrol 120 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Obitrol 120 mg Tablet is used to aid in weight loss in obese individuals.
  • It should be used along with regular physical activity and a healthy diet.
  • Take it during or up to 1 hour after each meal.
  • Skip your dose if you miss a meal or if your meal contains no fat.
  • A multivitamin supplement containing vitamins A, D, and K is recommended when taking Obitrol 120 mg Tablet.
  • It should not be taken for longer than six months. If you have been unable to lose weight after 12 weeks of taking this medicine, you should stop taking it and consult your doctor.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Obitrol with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Exeed, Metcalf, Estimet
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Diabic, Glicla
SERIOUS
Brand(s): D3 Sword
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ultra D3, D3-Fast, KLM-D3
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Diadose
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Obitrol

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Sir i have obesity problem and my fat is increases in abdominal region please prescribed treatment for this
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetes Specialist
Do regular exercise and decrease calorie intake. For more information read my article http://knockknockdoctor.blogspot.in/2016/08/obesity.html
High obesity belly size increase day to day plz help me
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
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FAQs

Q. Will the use of Obitrol affect my fertility?

Obitrol is not know to affect fertility in males or females. However, talk to your doctor if you are facing fertility issues while taking this medicine.

Q. What medicines should I avoid while taking Obitrol?

Obitrol can interact with several medicines. Taking other medicines along with Obitrol can either make Obitrol less effective or increase its side effect. Do not take any medicine without talking to your doctor.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 1st Dec 2017.
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