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Avoid Ultislim 60 mg tablet 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 ULTISLIM
How it works
Common side effects
SUBSTITUTES FOR ULTISLIM
- LIPOPHAGE 60 MG TABLET(10 tablets in strip)Franco-Indian Pharmaceuticals Pvt LtdRs. 22.96/tabletRs. 229.57save 8% more per tablet
- ORLE 60 MG TABLET(10 tablets in strip)Emcure Pharmaceuticals LtdRs. 23.59/tabletRs. 235.85save 6% more per tablet
- ORLIP X 60 MG TABLET(10 tablets in strip)Precia PharmaRs. 27.50/tabletRs. 275pay 10% more per tablet
- ORLISIS 60 MG TABLET(10 tablets in strip)Tycoon Pharmaceuticals Pvt LtdRs. 16.90/tabletRs. 169save 32% more per tablet
- ORLIMAX CAPSULE(10 tablets in strip)Knoll Pharmaceuticals LtdRs. 45/tabletRs. 450pay 80% more per tablet
Expert advice FOR ULTISLIM
- 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 ULTISLIM
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.