LIPITAB 10MG TABLET is used to treat high cholesterol, and to lower the risk of stroke, heart attack, or other heart complications in people with type 2 diabetes, coronary heart disease, or other risk factors.
Side Effects :
•diarrhea •heartburn •gas •joint pain •forgetfulness or memory loss •confusion SERIOUS SIDE EFFECTS •muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness •lack of energy •fever •chest pain •nausea •extreme tiredness •weakness •unusual bleeding or bruising •loss of appetite •pain in the upper right part of the stomach •flu-like symptoms •dark colored urine •yellowing of the skin or eyes •rash •hives •itching •difficulty breathing or swallowing •swelling of the face, throat, tongue, lips, eyes, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs •hoarseness
LIPITAB 10MG TABLET to be taken by mouth. It is usually taken once a day with or without food.
LIPITAB 10MG TABLET works by slowing the production of cholesterol in the body to decrease the amount of cholesterol that may build up on the walls of the arteries and block blood flow to the heart, brain, and other parts of the body.
Pregnancy: Use in women who are or may become pregnant is contraindicated.
Alcohol: Minimize drinking alcohol. Driving: has negligible influence on the ability to drive and use machines. Kidney: Caution is recommended in patient with kidney disease. LIver: Caution is recommended in patient with liver problems.
. You should not use atorvastatin if you are allergic to it. . Tell your doctor if you have ever had: -muscle pain or weakness -diabetes -a thyroid disorder
Store at room temperature away from moisture, heat, and light.