Atorvastatin 40 mg
Atorlip 40 MG Tablet
Doctors recommend Atorlip 40 mg commonly to lower the bad cholesterol and to reduce heart disease. Atorlip 40 mg tablet belongs to call of drug called statins. Cholesterol is a fat-like waxy substance which is found in the cells of our body. Cholesterol makes vitamin D, hormones and substance in our body that helps us to digest food easily. Our body naturally makes all the cholesterol that it needs. The high cholesterol level in the body leads to chest pain, heart attack or stroke. Certain diet and regular exercise are recommended to a patient who has prescribed with Atorlip 40 m
What is Atorlip 40 mg used for?
Atorlip 40 mg is used to lower the bad cholesterol and to reduce heart disease. Statins are a class of drug that Atorlip 40 mg belongs to. The use of this tablet cure condition like narrowing of arteries that arises due to high cholesterol. It also reduces body liver fat. The course of this medicine should be taken under the supervision of a doctor. This drug should not be used if you have liver disease. Also, a pregnant woman or a breastfeeding mom should not take this medicine. The diabetic patient should monitor their sugar level while taking Atorlip as it may cause an increase in sugar level. The medicine works to reduce cardiovascular risk and is regarded as a safe option for long-term use.
Take a regular dose of Atorlip 40 mg tablet to get the maximum result. If you have missed a dose, do not compensate it by taking an extra dose. Store this medicine at a room temperature of between 20 to 25 degree Celsius and keep the medicine away from heat, moisture, and direct sunlight. The drug should not come in the reach of children and pets.
How does Atorlip 40 mg works?
Atorlip 40 mg works by lowering down the lipid substance in the body. It blocks the enzyme that is required in the body to make cholesterol. In short, it lowers LDL ("bad" cholesterol) and raises HDL (the level of “good cholesterol).
What are the side effects of Atorlip 40 mg?
Like any other medication, Atorlip 40 mg Tablet might cause certain side effects. The common side effects are:
Pain in muscles and joints
Pain in the stomach
Feeling of weakness
The severe side effects include:
Blood in urine
Severe back pain
Yellowing of skin or eyes etc.
Seek immediate medical help if you experience any of severe side effect from this medicine.Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and the side effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a doctor before using this medicine.
Who should not use Atorlip 40 mg?
You should not use Atorlip 40 mg tablet if you have liver disease. Also, this medicine is not permitted to be given to anyone below the age of 10 years. A pregnant woman, breastfeeding mom or someone planning to get pregnant should not take this drug. Consult with your doctor if you are suffering from kidney disease or your dialysis are going on. Also inform your doctor if you are taking special dietary supplements, are allergic, have high/lower blood pressure or a diabetic patient.