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Checkwt 60mg Capsule

Manufacturer: Akumentis Healthcare Ltd
Medicine composition: Cetilistat
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: December 14, 2018

Checkwt 60mg Capsule is used to treat obesity and associated diseases like diabetes. It is administered along with a healthy low fat nutritious diet, abundant exercise.

Checkwt 60mg Capsule 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. Checkwt 60mg Capsule 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.

Checkwt 60mg Capsule 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 Checkwt 60mg Capsule 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.

The most common side effects of Checkwt 60mg Capsule are oily stool, increase bowel movements, diarrhoea, excessive gas, flatulence with oily discharge, and cramps in the abdomen. It may interfere with the absorption of fat soluble vitamins like vitamin A, D, E and K and thus may require additional supplements to be taken to make up for the deficiency.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Bariatric Surgery before using this medicine.

  • Obesity

  • Fat In Stool

  • Abdominal Cramp

  • Flatus with discharge

  • Oily Spotting

  • Bowel Incontinence

  • Flatulence

  • Abdominal Pain

  • Diarrhoea

  • Soft Stools

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Checkwt 60mg Capsule , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Checkwt 60mg Capsule is a medication, which works against obesity. It prevents the formation of pancreatic libase, which is in charge of breaking down triglycerides in the intestine. Since, the triglycerides cannot be absorbed as fatty acids in the body, they are excreted out.

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