Sibutrex 5mg Capsule

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Sibutrex 5mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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As per the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Medicine Overview of Sibutrex Capsule

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Uses of Sibutrex Capsule

Sibutrex 5mg Capsule is used in obesity.
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Side effects of Sibutrex Capsule

Common

Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Nausea, Dry mouth, Dizziness, Constipation, Increased heart rate, Loss of appetite, Increased blood pressure.

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How to use Sibutrex 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Sibutrex 5mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Sibutrex Capsule works

Sibutrex 5mg capsule lowers the appetite, which in turn decreases the food intake.

In Depth Information on Sibutrex Capsule

Expert advice for Sibutrex Capsule

• Always take sibutramine in the morning. • Always follow dietary and exercise recommendation by your doctor. • Seek immediate medical attention if you experience any heart complaints anxiety, confusion, excessive sweating, fast heart, disorientation, tremor or any abnormal symptom. • Do not drive or operate machinery as sibutramine may cause drowsiness or dizziness. • Do not consume alcohol while taking sibutramine as it may increase chances of drowsiness. • Should not be given to patients allergic to sibutramine or any of its ingredients. • Should not be given to elderly patients and children. • Should not be given to patients with any heart complaints or high blood pressure. • Should not be given to patients with any eating disorders. • Should not be given to patients with severe liver or kidney disease.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Sibutrex 5mg Capsule
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Sibutrex 5mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Sibutrex 5mg Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Sibutrex 5mg Capsu
le during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Sibutrex 5mg Capsule may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Sibutrex 5mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sibutrex 5mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Sibutrex 5mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
Sibutrex 5mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Sibutrex 5mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Sibutrex 5mg Capsule is not recommended in these patients as the information available is very limited. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Adamon 100mg Injection, TRANDOL 50MG INJECTION, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Benadryl Dr Dry Cough Active Relief Syrup

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Sibutramine, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Sibutrex 5mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Sibutramine

Sibutrex has been withdrawn in India
Sibutrex. when taken beyond the prescription period or at high doses may cause addiction. Please follow your doctor's advice for the duration and dose of Sibutrex
Sibutrex is not known to cause hair loss. Pease consult your doctor if you experience any such effect.

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