Zerofat 120 mg Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Zerofat Tablet

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

Zerofat Tablet side effects

Common
  • Abdominal pain
  • Fat in stool
  • Bowel incontinence
  • Flatus with discharge
  • Oily spotting
  • Diarrhea
  • Abdominal cramp
  • Flatulence
  • Soft stools

How to use Zerofat Tablet

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

How Zerofat Tablet works

Zerofat 120 mg Tablet 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.

Zerofat Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Zerofat 120 mg Tablet 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
Zerofat 120 mg Tablet 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
Zerofat 120 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Zerofat 120 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Zerofat 120 mg Tablet 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
Zerofat 120 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Zerofat 120 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Zerofat 120 mg Tablet is used to aid in weight loss in obese individuals.
  • It should be used along with regular physical activity and a healthy diet.
  • Take it during or up to 1 hour after each meal.
  • Skip your dose if you miss a meal or if your meal contains no fat.
  • A multivitamin supplement containing vitamins A, D, and K is recommended when taking Zerofat 120 mg Tablet.
  • It should not be taken for longer than six months. If you have been unable to lose weight after 12 weeks of taking this medicine, you should stop taking it and consult your doctor.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Zerofat with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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SERIOUS
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SERIOUS
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Zerofat

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Can I use zerofat A tablets for weight loss? Can you suggest me another one useful for weight loss
Dr. Shikha Mishra
Dietician
No need to take medicineeat 6-7 meals per day, which consist fruits, nuts, buttermilk,sprouts,idly,curd eggs,sprouts homecooked food. Drink 3-4 litters of water limit your sugar consumption to 2 spoon per day. Be active whole day for personalized diet chart write to me on shikhamishra.nutrition@gmail.com do minimum 45 min exercise everyday like yoga, cardio
Overweight iam and need to reduce
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
To assist you in weight loss:- ~Decrease over all calorie intake. ~Eat a high-protein breakfast which should include egg whites, milk, soya, roasted channa, almonds, walnuts(soaked overnight). ~Try to avoid intake of sugary foods or refined carbohydrates. ~Take high fibre diet like whole grains instead viz whole wheat floor, bread pasta etc ~Drink plenty of water & eat salads before eating meal. ~Never skip any meal. ~Rather than having 3 large meals a day, eat in small quantities at regular intervals every 4 hours. ~Don't consume saturated fat like ghee, butter, red meat etc. ~Use less oil in cooking, and preferably use olive or sunflower oil. ~Do moderate exercise daily like brisk walking for 1-2 km. ~Among beverages, Start your day with glass of warm water with one lemon and a tsf of honey. ~You can take green tea 2 hours after lunch and dinner. ~Use skimmed double toned milk for consumption. ~Among fruits, take fruits which have low glycemic index like cherries,dried apricots, pears, apple, oranges, strawberries, pomegranates, papaya, plums etc ~To set your metabolism right, take a multivitamin like tab supradyn once daily. Cap Zerofat A once daily for 2 months. https://www.1mg.com/otc/zerofat-a-capsule-otc143591Also consider the following Do's n Don't's Hope it helps
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FAQs

Q. Will the use of Zerofat affect my fertility?

Zerofat is not know to affect fertility in males or females. However, talk to your doctor if you are facing fertility issues while taking this medicine.

Q. What medicines should I avoid while taking Zerofat?

Zerofat can interact with several medicines. Taking other medicines along with Zerofat can either make Zerofat less effective or increase its side effect. Do not take any medicine without talking to your doctor.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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MRP
250
10 tablets in 1 strip
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