Orlean 120 Capsule
Orlean 120 Capsule is used for Reduce weight in high blood pressure patients, Reduce weight in high cholesterol, Reduce weight in diabetes, Reduce weight in heart disease, Stop weight gain and other conditions. Orlean 120 Capsule may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Orlean 120 Capsule contains Orlistat as an active ingredient.
Orlean 120 Capsule works by preventing absorption of fat from the intestines.
Detailed information related to Orlean 120 Capsule’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Orlean 120 Capsule is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
Reduce weight in high blood pressure patients
Reduce weight in high cholesterol
Reduce weight in diabetes
Reduce weight in heart disease
Stop weight gain
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Orlean 120 Capsule. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
Oily spotting on undergarments
Difficulty in controlling bowel movements
Lower back pain
Rectal pain or discomfort
Urgent or increased number of bowel movements
Swelling of feet or ankles
Oily or fatty stools
Headache or anxiety
Light coloured stools
Yellowing of skin
Pain in the upper right part of stomach
Irregular menstrual cycle
Severe skin allergies
Orlean 120 Capsule may also cause side-effects not listed here.
If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
Before using Orlean 120 Capsule, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
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
Interactions with Orlean 120 Capsule
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Orlean 120 Capsule may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Orlean 120 Capsule may interact with the following drugs and products:
When not to use Orlean 120 Capsule
Hypersensitivity to Orlean 120 Capsule is a contraindication. In addition, Orlean 120 Capsule should not be used if you have the following conditions:
Chronic malabsorption syndrome