Megaburn 60 Mg
Megaburn 60 mg Capsule is an antiobesity preparations that helps in reducing the weight of obese patients. Take this medicine with each meal containing fat.
Description Of Megaburn 60mg
Megaburn 60mg Capsule is an antiobesity preparations that helps in reducing the weight of obese patients. Take this medicine with each meal containing fat. Proper diet and exercise are necessary to control weight. Multivitamins are recommended while taking this preparation.
Megaburn 60mg Chemical Name
- Orlistat (60mg)
Megaburn 60mg Manufacturer
- Leeford Healthcare Ltd.
Uses of Megaburn 60mg
What is Megaburn 60mg?
Megaburn 60mg Capsule is used for Reduce weight in high cholesterol, Stop weight gain, Reduce weight in diabetes, Reduce weight in high blood pressure patients, Reduce weight in heart disease and other conditions. Megaburn 60mg Capsule may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Megaburn 60mg Capsule contains Orlistat as an active ingredient.
Megaburn 60mg Capsule works by preventing absorption of fat from the intestines.
How Megaburn 60mg working
Megaburn 60mg 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.
How is Megaburn 60mg used?
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. Megaburn Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Megaburn 60mg Indications
Take Megaburn 60mgCapsule with the high-fat meal. Do not take this medicine if you skip the meal or if the meal contains no fat. Low-calorie, low-fat diet, and exercise are needed to control weight. Take multivitamins like A, D, E, K at bedtime prevent further complications.
Megaburn 60mg Dosage
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember unless it is more than 1 hour after the high-fat meal. Skip the missed dose If it’s almost time for your next dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose
Contraindication Of Megaburn 60mg
- Antidiabetic medicines
Adverse effects Of Megaburn 60mg
- Oily spotting on undergarments
- Difficulty in controlling bowel movements
- Lower back pain
- Rectal pain or discomfort
- Urgent or increased number of bowel movements
- Body ache
- Swelling of feet or ankles
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Megaburn 60mg
This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women.
This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding women.
This medicine may increase the gastrointestinal adverse effects if taken with the meal that contains more than 30% total daily calories from fat (more than 67 g of fat).
Impaired kidney function
This medicine may increase the levels of urinary oxalate in patients and may cause nephrolithiasis and oxalate nephropathy with renal failure. It should be used with caution in patients with the history of kidney impairment. Monitoring of kidney function is necessary.
Impaired liver function
This medicine may cause severe liver injury and which sometimes need liver transplantation.Monitoring of liver function parameters is necessary. Any symptoms of dark urine, light-colored stools, decreased appetite should be reported to the doctor.
Do not take if patient allergic to orlistat
Do not take in case of pregnancy and breastfeeding
Do not take with a high fat meal
Storage Conditions for Megaburn 60mg
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets