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Vyfat 120 mg Capsule

Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Vyfat 120 mg Capsule

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Vyfat 120 mg Capsule

Potentiallyunsafewith
Pregnancy
MRP
570
₹57/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Vyfat Capsule

Uses of Vyfat Capsule

Vyfat 120 mg Capsule is used in obesity. It should be taken along with a low-calorie diet.

Vyfat Capsule side effects

Common

Side Effects of Vyfat are Abdominal pain, Fat in stool , Bowel incontinence, Flatus with discharge, Oily spotting, Diarrhoea, Abdominal cramp, Flatulence, Soft stools.

How to use Vyfat 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. Vyfat 120 mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Vyfat 120 mg Capsule with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.

How Vyfat Capsule works

Vyfat 120 mg Capsule 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 Vyfat Capsule

Expert advice for Vyfat Capsule

  • Safe for long-term use. If taken along with a calorie restricted diet, Vyfat 120 mg Capsule 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 Vyfat 120 mg Capsule.
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Vyfat Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Vyfat Capsule
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Vyfat 120 mg Capsule 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
Vyfat 120 mg Capsule 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
Vyfat 120 mg Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Vyfat 120 mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Vyfat 120 mg Capsule 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
Vyfat 120 mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Vyfat 120 mg Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Frequently asked questions about Vyfat Capsule

Frequently asked questions about Orlistat

Q. Is Vyfat available in India?
Vyfat is available in India with the brand names Orlean, Vyfat, Lipocut, Olistat, Obelit, Orlica, Reeshape, Xenical and Zerofat
Q. Is Vyfat safe and effective?
Vyfat is safe and effective if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Vyfat available without prescription?
Vyfat 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 Vyfat?
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 Vyfat burn existing fat or reduce appetite?
Vyfat prevents absorption of fat from the food in the intestine. It does not burn fat. Vyfat may cause reduction of appetite
Q. Does Vyfat affect the liver or cause cancer?
No studies of Vyfat affecting the liver or causing cancer have been reported.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Vyfat with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Vyfat with Niacinamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Niacinamide: Nicovit
Vyfat with Chlorpropamide
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Medicines with composition Chlorpropamide: Diabinese
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Vit D3 Cholecalciferol: Starus D3, D3 Sword, Caqpro, Xtraa D
Vyfat with Vitamin C
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Vitamin C: Limcor
Vyfat with Menadione
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Medicines with composition Menadione: Tito-K, Vitamik, Kneon
Vyfat with Repaglinide
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Medicines with composition Repaglinide: Ripadep, Lunch ON, Page, Repage, Eurepa, Rapilin, Repa, Novonorm, Repide
Vyfat with Vitamin A
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Vitamin A: Aquasol A
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Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz
Vyfat with Glipizide
SERIOUS
Vyfat with hydroxocobalamin
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Medicines with composition hydroxocobalamin: Trineurosol HP
Vyfat with Sitagliptin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel
Vyfat with Biotin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Biotin: Biorek
Vyfat with Tolbutamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Told, Rastinon
Vyfat with Acarbose
SERIOUS
Vyfat with Vitamin K
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Vitamin K: Neo K, K Nat
Vyfat with Benfotiamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benfotiamine: Topnerve B, Benzorg
Vyfat with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Vyfat with Nateglinide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
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Medicines with composition Nicotinic acid / Niacin: Nicoglow
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Medicines with composition Insulin Glulisine: Apidra
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Thiamine(Vitamin B1): Amintoz
Vyfat with Insulin Lispro
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Insulin Lispro: Humalog
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Vitamin B3(Nicotinic Acid): LO Risc
Vyfat with Vitamin D3
SERIOUS
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