Orligal 120mg 84s Tablets

$29.41

Capsules per box: 84 (21 x 4), Manufacturer: Signature

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Description

Composition Orlistat Capsules
Substitutes Slimwell 10s, Lipocut 10s, Orlimac 10s, O-stat 10s, Orlimax 30s
Shipping class Room Temperature

Medicine Overview of Orligal 120mg 4s Capsules

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Uses of Orligal 120mg 4s Capsules

Orlistat is used in obesity. It should be taken along with a low-calorie diet.
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Orligal 120mg 4s Capsules side effects

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 Orligal 120mg 4s Capsules

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

How Orligal 120mg 4s Capsules works

Orlistat 120 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 Orligal 120mg 4s Capsules

Expert advice for Orligal 120mg 4s Capsules

  • Safe for long-term use. If taken along with a calorie restricted diet, Orlistat 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 Orlistat.

Orligal 120mg 4s Capsules related warnings

Special precautions for Orligal 120mg 4s Capsules

alcohol
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
pregnancy
Pregnancy
safe
Olisat 120 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
Lactation
safe
Orlistat 120 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
Driving
safe
Orlistat 120 Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
kidney
Kidney
Orlistat 120 Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Orlistat 120 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
Liver
Orlistat 120 Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Orlistat 120 Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Orligal 120mg 4s Capsules?

If you a miss a dose of Orlistat, please consult your doctor. Do not take double dose.

Additional information

Weight 0.055 kg