ZEROFAT 120MG TABLET

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Mankind Pharma Ltd

Composition for ZEROFAT 120MG TABLET

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Food
250
₹25.0/tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of ZEROFAT TABLET

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Uses of ZEROFAT TABLET

Zerofat 120mg tablet is used in obesity.
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Side effects of ZEROFAT TABLET

Common

Abdominal pain, Fat in stool , Bowel incontinence, Flatus with discharge, Oily spotting, Diarrhoea, Abdominal cramp, Flatulence, Soft stools.

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

How ZEROFAT TABLET works

Zerofat 120mg tablet inhibits enzymes responsible for the breakdown of fats in the intestine. As a result, Zerofat 120mg tablet prevents the digestion and absorption of fats in the intestine.

In Depth Information on ZEROFAT TABLET

Expert advice for ZEROFAT TABLET

  • 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for ZEROFAT 120MG TABLET
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Zerofat 120mg tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Zerofat 120mg tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Kidney
SAFE
There is no interaction between renal impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
GLI 2MG TABLET, APIDRA 100IU CARTRIDGE 3ML, CYBLEX 30MG TABLET XR, JANUVIA 100MG TABLET

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for ZEROFAT 120MG TABLET

Frequently asked questions for Orlistat

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.
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