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Obitrol 120 mg Tablet

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Composition for Obitrol 120 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Obitrol 120 mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
Pregnancy
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Medicine Overview of Obitrol Tablet

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

Side Effects of Obitrol are Abdominal pain, Fat in stool , Bowel incontinence, Flatus with discharge, Oily spotting, Diarrhoea, 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.
In Depth Information on Obitrol Tablet

Expert advice for Obitrol Tablet

  • Safe for long-term use. If taken along with a calorie restricted diet, Obitrol 120 mg Tablet 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 Obitrol 120 mg Tablet.
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Obitrol Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Obitrol Tablet
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.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Obitrol

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
https://goo.gl/forms/TPKaRvl1NqrBq4Zj2https://www.1mg.com/otc/himalaya-ayur-slim-capsule-otc249083One ?one capsules morning & evening after taking food , use at least 1-2 months
How to loose a weight easily adive the ayurveda medicine as per ur norms and also tell me the yoga which help me in losing weight easily and rapidly
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
For obesity take 1 Glass mild hot water with 1 teaspoon honey and 1 tea spoon lemon juice at morning empty stomach.
Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST/SGOT) is low so is there anything to worry about and also tell me the about the high level of non hdl
Dr. Priyanka Shekhar
Pathologist
I have gone through your reportsLow levels of AST are normally found in the blood.So need to worry on thatHigh non hdl level indicates cardiac riskLowering non-HDL-C always begins with lifestyle therapy, usually aimed at lowering triglycerides. Traditionally, reduction in total calories, especially saturated and trans fatty acids, in combination with exercise is recommended. However, reducing sugar and carbohydrate consumption is often very effective in lowering triglycerides and non-HDL-C, particularly in patients with abdominal obesity or the metabolic syndrome
I want to lose my weight.my body is very unfit.I need to lose my fat .pls help me sir in this age there is no problems but in features it may be effect.help me
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
For obesity take 1 Glass mild hot water with 1 teaspoon honey and 1 tea spoon lemon juice at morning empty stomach.
Dear Sir please help me out of this My weight is perfect for my present age and height scenarios But the bad is my body shape is not well and good , near chest area I am having lot of fat which makes me very shy to use tight shirts or tees So please help me out I'm doing some kind of exercises related to that but the same is repeated with in one weak
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
For obesity take 1 Glass mild hot water with 1 teaspoon honey and 1 tea spoon lemon juice at morning empty stomach.
Hi dr.i want to.loose my post pregnancy weight and belly as soon as possible.i had a normal delivery 1year back and I am feeding my daughter.so pls suggest some medicine which has no side effect on me and my daughter
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
For obesity take 1 Glass mild hot water with 1 teaspoon honey and 1 tea spoon lemon juice at morning empty stomach.

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Frequently asked questions about Obitrol Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Orlistat
Q. Is Obitrol available in India?
Obitrol is available in India with the brand names Orlean, Vyfat, Lipocut, Olistat, Obelit, Orlica, Reeshape, Xenical and Zerofat
Q. Is Obitrol safe and effective?
Obitrol is safe and effective if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Obitrol available without prescription?
Obitrol as Alli is available without prescription but Xenical is available only with prescription. Always consult your doctor regarding its use
Q. How long can I take Obitrol?
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
Q. Does Obitrol burn existing fat or reduce appetite?
Obitrol prevents absorption of fat from the food in the intestine. It does not burn fat. Obitrol may cause reduction of appetite
Q. Does Obitrol affect the liver or cause cancer?
No studies of Obitrol affecting the liver or causing cancer have been reported.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Obitrol with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Obitrol with Acarbose
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acarbose: Diadose
Obitrol with Menadione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Menadione: Tito-K
Obitrol with Vitamin D3
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Vitamin D3: Ultra D3, KLM-D3
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Vit D3 Cholecalciferol: D3 Sword
Obitrol with Metformin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metformin: Exeed, Metcalf, Estimet, Clovimet, Performin, GD Met, Ultimet, Metco
Obitrol with Glipizide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glipizide: Glunase
Obitrol with Gliclazide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gliclazide: Diabic, Glywin
Obitrol with Benfotiamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benfotiamine: Topnerve B
Obitrol with Teneligliptin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Teneligliptin: Tensorin, Zeptin, Tenefron, Moglin, Tenlicad, Tenolen, Celglip, Patten, Tenelisafe, Eriglip
Obitrol with Glimepiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glimepiride: Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee, Prideme, Glimpse, Glimipill, Sunglim, Sysril, Glydin, Glyde

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