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Lipvas 10 mg (Atorvastatin)

Active Ingredient

Atorvastatin

Indication

High cholesterol

Manufacturer

Cipla Ltd

Packaging

10 tablets in 1 strip

Strength

Atorvastatin (10mg)

Delivery Time

6 To 15 Days

Lipvas 10 mg (Atorvastatin)

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100 Tablet $15.00
200 Tablet $28.00
300 Tablet $38.00
400 Tablet $47.00
500 Tablet $50.00

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Description

What is Lipvas 10 mg?

Lipvas 10  mg Tablet belongs to a class of medications called statins to treat raised cholesterol levels in our body. Lipvas 10 Tablet helps lower the level of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) or bad cholesterol in the blood and increase the level of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) or good cholesterol.

Dyslipidaemia is the deposition of unhealthy fat (lipid) levels in the blood. In this condition, there is always a high level of low-density lipoprotein (LDL or bad cholesterol), triglycerides (TG) and a low level of high-density lipoprotein (HDL or good cholesterol). 

Lipvas 10 Tablet is a widely prescribed medicine and is regarded as safe for long-term use when taken as per the doctor’s advice. It can be taken with a meal or on an empty stomach. You can take it at any time of the day but try to take it at about the same time each day.

Most people with high cholesterol do not feel ill, but stopping your medicine may increase your cholesterol levels thereby increasing your risk of heart disease and stroke.

Uses of Lipvas 10 Tablet

Treatment of High cholesterol

How Does It Work?

Lipvas Tablet acts by inhibiting the action of an enzyme, HMG-CoA reductase. This enzyme essential for cholesterol formation. Thus Lipvas Tablet lowers the blood cholesterol levels. It also increases the good cholesterol known as high-density lipoprotein (HDL) levels.

Contraindications of Lipvas 10 MG

  • If you are allergic to atorvastatin or any other ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you have liver disease and your liver tests are abnormal.
  • If you are being treated with medicines for hepatitis C like glecaprevir or pibrentasvir.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Side Effects of Lipvas 10 Tablet

  • Headache
  • Blurred Vision
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Allergic Reactions
  • Hyperglycaemia (Excess glucose in the bloodstream)
  • Constipation
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Joint Swelling
  • Back Pain

Dosage of Lipvas 10 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of this medicine contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

It would be best if you took the doses at the appropriate time for the desired effect. If you missed any dose of medicine take it as soon as you remember. However, if it’s time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Interactions of Lipvas 10 MG

Some medicines can affect the way Lipvas Tablet works or Lipvas Tablet itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines if taken at the same time.
Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
Especially if you are taking other cholesterol-lowering medicines, anticoagulants like warfarin, blood pressure-lowering medicines, painkillers like phenazone, anti-infectives, anti-HIV medicines like ritonavir, medicines used to treat hepatitis C like telaprevir, antacids etc.

Storage and disposal of Lipvas 10 MG

  • Store this medicine below 25°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children.
  • Discard any unused medicine properly.

FAQ’s

Does Lipvas Tablet cause acidity?

A: Yes, sometimes Lipvas Tablet causes acidity or heartburn as a side effect. However, not everyone experiences the side effect. Talk to your doctor if these side effects do not resolve or get worsen.

Q: What dietary restrictions should I follow while taking Lipvas Tablet?

A: Avoid fried and junk food Avoid carbonated drinks Avoid grapefruit juice with this medicine. Have the last meal of the day at least 3-4 hours before bedtime.

Q: Can I stop taking Lipvas Tablet on my own?

A: No, you should not suddenly stop taking medicine without consulting your doctor.

Q: Is Lipvas Tablet good for cholesterol?

A: Yes, Lipvas Tablet is used to lower the level of bad cholesterol (LDL) and improve levels of good cholesterol (HDL) in the blood. This medicine lowers the overall raised cholesterol levels.

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