What is Cetislim 60mg Tablet?
Cetislim 60Mg Tablet is used to treat obesity and associated diseases like diabetes. It is administered along with a healthy low fat nutritious diet, abundant exercise.
Cetislim 60Mg Tablet is a lipase inhibitor and works by binding to and blocking the action of the enzyme lipase. This prevents the fat (triglycerides) in food from being metabolised and turned into free fatty acids that can be absorbed by the body.
Instead, the un-metabolised fat is eliminated from the body through bowel movements. Cetislim 60Mg Tablet is different from other anti-obesity drugs because instead of acting on the brain to decrease appetite, it works on the gastrointestinal tract to block fat absorption.
Cetislim 60Mg Tablet is generally taken with food, or even up to 1 hour after having food. If you skip a meal or if your food does not contain any fat, you can skip taking Cetislim 60Mg Tablet for that meal. The exact dosage and period of treatment will depend on your specific diagnosis and overall health and will be prescribed by your doctor.
How To Cetislim 60mg Work?
Cetislim 60mg Tablet 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 To Take Cetislim 60mg 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. Cetislim 60mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Side Effects of Cetislim 60mg
In addition to its intended effect, Cetislim 60Mg Tablet may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
- Fat in stool
- Abdominal cramp
- Flatus with discharge
- Oily spotting
- Bowel incontinence
- Abdominal pain
- Soft stools.
Warning of Cetislim 60mg tablet
Safe for long-term use. If taken along with a calorie restricted diet, Cetislim 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 Cetislim.
Cetislim 60mg Dosage
Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Cetislim Tablet, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
Uses of Cetislim 60mg
Cetislim 60mg Tablet is used in obesity. It should be taken along with a low-calorie diet.
- Cetislim Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed here.
Storage of Cetislim 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.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Cetislim Tablet.