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Olisat (120 mg) is a lipase inhibitor, prescribed for obesity in adults.  It works by blocking the digestion of fats from the diet.

Drug information on Olisat (120 mg) (Orlistat) from Biocon Limited

Olisat (120 mg)

  Capsule
Biocon Limited
Generic : Orlistat
 380.00
120mg
10 Capsules
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Medical Condition(s) for which Olisat (120 mg) may be prescribed


Side effects of Olisat (120 mg)

•   Gastrointestinal : Oily spotting, loose stools, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain and loss of appetite.

•   Central Nervous System : Headache and anxiety.

•   Miscellaneous : Irregular periods, dark colored urine, hives, rash, itching and difficulty in breathing.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult- PO- The recommended dose is 1 capsule (60-mg) with each meal containing fat.

How to use Olisat (120 mg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.

When is Olisat (120 mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with reduced gallbladder function, malabsorption, who are taking cyclosporine, underwent an organ transplant and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Olisat (120 mg)

• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of gallbladder, liver, pancreas, or thyroid problems, sugar, kidney stones, received an organ transplant, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• It should not be used in children.

• Follow proper diet and exercise program as directed by your physician.

• It may affect blood sugar level; monitor sugar level regularly while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Olisat (120 mg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Olisat (120 mg)

Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.



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