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SIBUTRIM 5 MG CAPSULE

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Composition for SIBUTRIM

Sibutramine(5 mg)

food interaction for SIBUTRIM

alcohol interaction for SIBUTRIM

pregnancy interaction for SIBUTRIM

lactation interaction for SIBUTRIM

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Sibutrim 5 mg capsule at a fixed time.
Sibutrim 5 mg capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
UNSAFE
Sibutrim 5 mg 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for SIBUTRIM

Sibutramine(5 mg)

Uses

Sibutrim 5 mg capsule is used in obesity.

How it works

Sibutrim 5 mg capsule decreases the appetite and reduces the food intake.

Common side effects

Nausea, Acute toxicity, Joint pain, Constipation, Dry mouth, Dizziness, Headache, Increased appetite, Loss of appetite, Rash, Running nose, Sleepiness, Sore throat, Stomach upset, Weakness

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Expert advice for SIBUTRIM

• 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.

Frequently asked questions for SIBUTRIM

Sibutramine

Q.Is sibutramine addictive?
Sibutramine, 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 sibutramine

Q.Is sibutramine available in India?
Sibutramine has been withdrawn in India

Q.Does sibutramine cause hair loss?
Sibutramine is not known to cause hair loss. Pease consult your doctor if you experience any such effect.

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Content on this page was last updated on 28 June, 2016, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)