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Atorlip 80 MG Tablet 7

Atorlip 80 MG Tablet 7

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    • Rs. 195.00

    Uses :

    Atorvastatin is used to reduce high cholesterol levels in the body and to lower stroke and heart attacks. It is also used to treat heart complications in patients suffering from type 2 diabetes. Additionally, atorvastatin is used to lower bad cholesterol in the body.

    Mode of drug action


    Atorvastatin is an HMG-CoA reductase which is responsible for converting this enzyme into mevalonate in the cholesterol biosynthesis pathway. This results in the subsequent decrease of hepatic cholesterol levels and increases hepatic uptake of LDL-C concentrations.

    What are the common side effects?

    The most common side effects of atorvastatin are heartburn, joint pain, confusion, diarrhea, indigestion, confusion, joint pain, fatigue, and weakness.

    Warning

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

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Be cautious about the Atorlip side effects such as nausea, diarrhea, headache, and constipation.

    • Consult the doctor immediately, if any allergic reactions are experienced after using Atorlip tablet.

    • Avoid grapefruit or juice after taking tablet Atorlip.

    • Avoid any herbal products or supplements with Atorlip tablet.

    • Do not adjust the dose without consulting the doctor.

    • Pregnant or breastfeeding women should consult the doctor before taking the Atorlip tablet.

    What else should I know?

    1. Can I use atorvastatin during pregnancy? No, it is unsafe to use atorvastatin during pregnancy. Ask your doctor for the drug appropriate for you.

    2. What are the diet instructions I should follow while taking atorvastatin? Avoid eating foods that are high in fat or cholesterol. Take fiber rich food.

    3. Does atorvastatin cause liver damage? Yes, atorvastatin, when taken with alcohol, may damage the functioning of the liver.

    4. Can I give atorvastatin to my 10-year-old child? Atorvastatin is not recommended for the younger children. Consult the doctor before giving the medicine.

    5. I am experiencing low blood pressure levels with atorvastatin. Should I stop the medicine? Yes, stop using atorvastatin and report the doctor immediately.

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