food interaction for ORLITROY
alcohol interaction for ORLITROY
pregnancy interaction for ORLITROY
lactation interaction for ORLITROY
Avoid Orlitroy 60 mg capsule with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
SALT INFORMATION for ORLITROY
How it works
Common side effects
SUBSTITUTES for ORLITROY
- REESHAPE 60MG CAPSULE(10 capsules in strip)Meyer Organics Pvt LtdRs. 25.95/capsuleRs. 259.50pay 21% more per capsule
- LIPOCUT 60 MG CAPSULE(10 capsules in strip)Lupin LtdRs. 29.70/capsuleRs. 297pay 38% more per capsule
- OBELIT 60 MG CAPSULE(10 capsules in strip)Intas Pharmaceuticals LtdRs. 23.70/capsuleRs. 237pay 10% more per capsule
- ORLEAN 60 MG CAPSULE(10 capsules in strip)Eris Life Sciences Pvt LtdRs. 24.20/capsuleRs. 242pay 13% more per capsule
- ORLICA 60 MG CAPSULE(10 capsules in strip)Torrent Pharmaceuticals LtdRs. 26.30/capsuleRs. 263pay 22% more per capsule
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Expert advice for ORLITROY
- Orlistat should not be taken if patient is allergic to orlistat.
- It should not be taken by those who have malabsorption (poor absorption) issues.
- It should not be taken by women who are breast feeding.
- It should not be taken with a high fat meal.
- Do not use this drug if you are pregnant.
Frequently asked questions for ORLITROY
Q.Is Orlistat available in India?
Orlistat is available in India with the brand names Orlean, Vyfat, Lipocut, Olistat, Obelit, Orlica, Reeshape, Xenical and Zerofat
Q.Is Orlistat safe and effective?
Orlistat is safe and effective if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q.Is Orlistat available without prescription?
Orlistat 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 Orlistat?
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 Orlistat burn existing fat or reduce appetite?
Orlistat prevents absorption of fat from the food in the intestine. It does not burn fat. Orlistat may cause reduction of appetite
Q.Does Orlistat affect the liver or cause cancer?
No studies of Orlistat affecting the liver or causing cancer have been reported.