Kilfat Tablet 10'S

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INTRODUCTION

KILFAT contains Cetilistat which belongs to the group of medicines called Anti-obesity agents. It is used for the treatment of obesity-related problems and helps to maintain the robust musculature of the body. Obesity is a disorder that involves excess body fat that increases the risk of health problems.

KILFAT should be used with caution in patients with renal failure. Before taking KILFAT inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breast-feeding women. It should be used with caution in elderly patients (aged 65 years and above). Avoid consuming alcohol during treatment with this medicine. The medication proves effective when consumed with regular exercises and diet.

The most common side effects of taking KILFAT are abdominal cramps, diarrhoea, flatulence, oily spottings, fat or soft stools and flatus with discharges. Consult your doctor if any of the side effect worsens.

USES OF KILFAT

  • Treats obesity-related problems
  • Helps to maintain the robust musculature of the body

HOW KILFAT WORKS

KILFAT works by inhibiting the fat absorption process in small intestines. It blocks the excess of fat absorption in the body. The inhibitors present in this medicine block the production of fats in the body. Hence, excess fat absorption is minimized.

 

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Take KILFAT as advised by your physician. Swallow the medicine with a glass of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight and the specific condition.

SIDE EFFECTS OF KILFAT

COMMON

  • abdominal cramps
  • diarrhoea, flatulence
  • soft or fat stools
  • oily spottings
  • flatus with discharges

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Diarrhoea:

Drink lot of fluids such as water to keep yourself hydrated. Avoid eating high-fat or spicy foods. Do not take any medicine on your own to treat diarrhea without consulting your doctor.

Flatulence:

Eat smaller and frequent meals. Eat and drink slowly, do mild exercises regularly (such as walking). Avoid eating foods such as lentils and beans. If the symptom does not improve, consult your doctor.          

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

KILFAT is not recommended for use in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking it.

BREASTFEEDING

Inform your doctor if you are a breastfeeding women before taking this medicine.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or operate any machines if you experience blurred vision after taking KILFAT.

ALCOHOL

Avoid consumption of alcohol during treatment with KILFAT.

KIDNEY

KILFAT should be used with caution in patients with renal failure. Consult your doctor before taking it.

ALLERGY

Do not take KILFAT if you are allergic to Cetilistat or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.

OTHERS

Use in paediatrics:

There is no proper information regarding the use of this medicine in children. Consult child’s doctor for advice.

 Use in geriatrics:

KILFAT should be used with caution in elderly patients (aged 65 years and above). Consult your doctor before taking it.

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug – Drug interactions:

Before taking KILFAT inform your doctor if you have recently taken or taking or might take any other medicines, including prescription or non-prescription medicines and herbals or vitamin supplements.

Overdosage:

If you or anyone else accidentally takes too much of KILFAT consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital.

 

SYNOPSIS

Drug :  

Cetilistat

Pharmacological Category :  

Anti-obesity agent

Therapeutic Indication :  

Obesity-related problems, Maintain the robust musculature of the body

Dosage Forms :  

Tablet

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep KILFAT out of reach of children
  • Store at room temperature

FAQs ABOUT KILFAT

What is KILFAT used for?

KILFAT is used for the treatment of obesity-related problems and helps to maintain the robust musculature of the body. Obesity is a disorder that involves excess body fat that increases the risk of health problems.

How does KILFAT work?

KILFAT works by inhibiting the fat absorption process in small intestines. It blocks the excess of fat absorption in the body. The inhibitors present in this medicine block the production of fats in the body. Hence, excess fat absorption is minimized.

Can I take KILFAT during pregnancy?

No, KILFAT is not recommended for use in pregnant women. Consult your doctor for advice before taking KILFAT if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant.

Does KILFAT cause diarrhoea?

Yes, KILFAT may cause diarrhea in some individuals. To manage this effect, drink lot of fluids such as water to keep yourself hydrated. Avoid eating high-fat or spicy foods. Do not take any medicine on your own to treat diarrhea without consulting your doctor.

What are the common side effects of KILFAT?

The most common side effects of taking KILFAT are abdominal cramps, diarrhoea, flatulence, oily spottings, fat or soft stools and flatus with discharges. Consult your doctor if any of the side effect worsens.

REFERENCES

1. Robert A. McArthur, Franco Borsini. Anti-obesity Drugs from Animal Models to Clinical Efficacy. Animal and Translational Models for CNS Drug Discovery. Volume-1. 2008. Page- 291.

2. J Gras. Cetilistat for the treatment of obesity. NIH: National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information.Pubmed.gov. December 2013. [Accessed on 9th July 2022] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24524093/

3. Carol A. Motycka, Erin St. Onge and Shannon A. Miller. Treatment Options for Obesity and Potential Therapies on the Horizon. NIH: National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information. PMC Pubmed Central. May 2011. [Accessed on 9th July 2022] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3138370/

4. Lotus International. Cetislim (Cetilistat) [Accessed on 9th July 2022] https://lotusinternational.com/product/cetislim/

USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Lipid profile

 

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Item Weight
    17.5 g
    Ingredient
    CETILISTAT 60MG
    Hsn Code
    30049099
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Kilfat Tablet 10'S

Kilfat Tablet 10'S Mkt: Akumentis Healthcare Ltd

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