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RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S

Manufacturer

GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICAL LTD

Composition

FENOFIBRATE-67MG + ROSUVASTATIN-5MG

Pack Of

15 TABLETS

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S

RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S belongs to the class of lipid-lowering agent used to lowers an increased level of total cholesterol (TC) and triglyceride (TG) level. This prevents the risk of having any cardiovascular events like heart attack, stroke, and heart-related chest pain (angina) in the future. The blockage of the heart occurs due to the increased level of bad cholesterol (low-density lipoprotein -LDL and triglycerides - TG) which build-up of fat, cholesterol, and other waxy substances layers forming a plaque in the lining of the arteries wall (coronary arteries). This increases the chance of having a blood clot and heart attack in an individual.

RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S contains Rosuvastatin (statin) and Fenofibrate (fibric acid derivative). Rosuvastatin lowers the levels of raised lipids known as cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood and increasing the ‘good’ cholesterol (HDL) by blocking our body’s production of ‘bad’ cholesterol. It also improves your body’s ability to remove it from your blood. On the other hand, Fenofibrate works by lowering the level of triglyceride in the blood. 

You can take RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S with food or without food. It should be swallowed whole with a glass of water. Do not chew, bite, or break it. Your doctor will advise you how often you take your tablets based on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience nausea, headache, abdominal pain, muscle pain, weakness, daytime drowsiness. Most of these side effects of RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.    

It is important to have your cholesterol and triglyceride levels (lipid profile) checked regularly. This medicine is only one part of a treatment program which should also include a healthy low-fat diet, regular exercise, smoking cessation, moderation of alcohol intake, and weight reduction. You can eat normally while taking this medicine, but try to avoid foods that are high in fat. And also, please inform your doctor before starting RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S if you have kidney problems, are pregnant or breastfeeding, are diabetic (as you need to monitor your sugar level regularly).

Uses of RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S

Hypertriglyceridemia, Hypercholesterolemia, Mixed dyslipidaemia

Directions for Use

Take RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S with or without food as prescribed by your doctor. It is better to take it at fixed time.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S

It is not necessary for everyone to experience the above side effects. In case of any discomfort, speak with a doctor. The most common side effects of RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S are nausea, headache, abdominal pain, muscle pain (myalgia), general weakness, daytime drowsiness, and liver enzymes abnormalities. It is not necessary for everyone to experience the above side effects. In case of any discomfort, speak with your doctor.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Prolonged intake of statins is reported to cause severe musculoskeletal problems like myopathy and rhabdomyolysis. The most common adverse reactions associated with the use of RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S are muscle pain, muscle weakness, stomach upset, nausea, headache, and asthenia (general unexplained weakness). Elderly patients are at greater risk of having muscle problems so it should be given with caution and only after consulting the doctor. Rosuvastatin present in RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S is a pregnancy category X medicine (high risk to both pregnant mother and fetus). Hence, it should not be used by pregnant or lactating mothers. RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S also passes into the breast milk but its safety and efficiency are unclear, so its intake should be avoided by the nursing mother. The use of a RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S should be avoided in all kidney patients and to be taken with caution in all liver disease patients. The use of alcohol with RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S increases liver damage, so its use should be avoided. RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S contains fenofibrate which is contraindicated in the gallstone patients, as there is an increased level of cholesterol in the bile leading to cholelithiasis.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    You are recommended not to consume alcohol along with RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S to avoid unpleasant side-effects like drowsiness, dizziness, or sleepiness. It may also lead to a life-threatening condition like coma if taken with excessive alcohol.

  • Pregnancy

    Consult Your Doctor

    Rosuvastatin present in RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S is a pregnancy categpry X medicine which can harm both pregnant mother and the unborn baby (fetus). So, it is better to avoid its intake and consult doctor before taking RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you.

  • Breast Feeding

    RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S is known to pass into the breast milk and can affect the baby's health. But, whether it will harm or not is still unclear. So, it should be taken only in extreme conditions doctor has prescribed you.

  • Driving

    RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S does not usually affect your ability to drive.

  • Liver

    RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of liver disease. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

  • Kidney

    RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of kidney disease or is currently on the dialysis stage. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor. A prolonged intake of RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S can lead to liver enzymes abnormalities.

Other Information (RAZ0111)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

Usually, it is not safe to take RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S with fusidic acid as it may lead to muscle weakness, tenderness or pain. Please consult your doctor before taking RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S along with fusidic acid

Yes, taking RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S can cause muscle pain (myalgia) and long term complications like rhabdomyolysis and myopathy. Also please tell your doctor if you have a muscle weakness that is constant.

Yes, RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S can be taken at night or any other time with or without food. It is better to take it at fixed time.

Yes RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S can make you feel tired as it reduces the energy supply to the muscles in the body. People suffering from heart or liver diseases feel more tired while taking RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S. Please consult your doctor if you feel tired while taking RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S.

No, RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S does not cause weight gain. If you experience weight gain while you are taking RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S, please consult your doctor.

RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S can cause liver damage in very rare cases. Caution should be taken in patients who have any underlining liver problem or history of any liver impairment and also inform your doctor before taking RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S so that dose is adjusted accordingly.

No, RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S should not be stopped even if you feel better as it lead to worsening of your condition. Please consult your doctor if you feel better and do as advised.

Yes. RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S is also prescribed for the treatment of diabetic dyslipidemia (high cholesterol and lipid in diabetes). However, you should consult doctor before using RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Limited, B/2, Mahalaxmi Chambers, 22, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Mumbai – 400 026.

RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S

RAZEL F 5MG TABLET 15'S

MRP: 243.50

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