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Arvast Cf 5 MG Capsule 10

Arvast Cf 5 MG Capsule 10


    • Rs. 115.00

    Uses :

    Fenofibrate Fenofibrate helps to reduce triglycerides and cholesterol levels in the blood. It also reduces the risk of atherosclerosis (clogged arteries). Rosuvastatin Rosuvastatin is used for the treatment of high cholesterol, high LDL, and triglycerides. It is used to reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke, or other heart complications in the patients who are at increased risk of developing heart diseases.

    Mode of drug action

    Fenofibrate Fenofibrate is a lipid regulating agent. It increases the lipolysis and elimination of triglycerides by activating lipoprotein lipase. The lipoprotein reduces the production of apoprotein C-III. This results in the fall of triglycerides and LDL. Rosuvastatin Rosuvastatin belongs to the class of lipid-lowering agents (statins). It works by inhibiting HMG-CoA reductase, the enzyme used in the cholesterol synthesis. It enhances the catabolism of LDL cholesterol (bad cholesterol) and thus lowers the blood lipid levels. Rosuvastatin medication also increases the levels of HDL cholesterol (good cholesterol).

    What are the common side effects?

    Fenofibrate Fenofibrate side effects include back pain, fever, headache, abdominal discomfort, blisters on skin, rashes, chills, fever, muscle pain and aches. Rosuvastatin Rosuvastatin tablet side effects include memory loss, confusion, joint pain, constipation, dizziness, depression, headache, cough, dry or sore throat, runny nose, swollen glands in the neck, stomach pain, and insomnia.


    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Unsafe Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Arvast CF tablet should not be taken with alcohol and certain medications as they increase the severity of the side effects such as dizziness. Avoid performing the activities that require alertness such as driving.

    • Use the tab Arvast CF with caution in the individual with liver failure and reduced kidney function.

    • Arvast CF used for patients with diabetes should be under continuous monitoring as it may alter the levels of sugar in the blood.

    • Arvast CF medicine should not be used by the patients who are allergic to it or any of the other ingredients.

    • Safe use of Arvast CF is not yet established in the pregnant and lactating women.

    • Arvast CF will not be effective if perfect diet plan is not maintained. It also needs a regular exercise and weight control.

    • Grapefruit or grapefruit juice may interact with Arvast CF and its ingredients. So, avoid taking grapefruit while using the drug.

    • Do not take any other drugs without a doctor’s recommendation as they may interact with Arvast CF.

    What else should I know?

    1. Is fenofibrate safe during lactation? No, do not use fenofibrate while breast-feeding a baby.

    2. I am on dialysis. Can I take fenofibrate? No, do not take fenofibrate while on dialysis.

    3. What instructions do I need to follow while using fenofibrate? Follow the workouts and diet without fail. Have regular blood tests. Talk with your doctor before taking the medicine.

    4. What should I avoid while using fenofibrate? Avoid taking medications such as blood thinners; colchicines, and other cholesterol-lowering medicines, as they may have interactions with fenofibrate. Avoid drinking alcohol.

    5. When can I stop taking fenofibrate? Do not stop taking the medication without proper medical advice. Rosuvastatin

    1. Can I take rosuvastatin and antacid simultaneously? No. Do not take the antacids, such as magnesium, for at least two hours before and after taking rosuvastatin.

    2. How should I take the rosuvastatin drug? You must take the drug as prescribed by your doctor. Do not take in smaller or larger amounts or for a longer period than recommended.

    3. Can I use vitamin supplements or herbal products while taking rosuvastatin? You must discuss with your physician before taking any other medications while on rosuvastatin therapy.

    4. Is rosuvastatin used for treatment for lowering blood cholesterol levels? Yes. Rosuvastatin inhibits the cholesterol synthesis and thereby lowers the cholesterol levels in the blood.

    5. What is the rosuvastatin dosage for cholesterol treatment? The usual dosage of rosuvastatin is 10 to 20 mg/day. However, you must take the dose as prescribed by the physician.

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