Atorlip CV 10mg Capsule
Atorlip CV 10mg Capsule is used for High cholesterol, Dyslipidemia, Cardiovascular disease, Prevention of atherosclerotic stroke, Prevention of heart attack, Treatment of non-st-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome, Treatment of st-elevation myocardial infarction acute coronary syndrome, Treatment of recent myocardial infarction, Treatment of recent stroke, Treatment of established peripheral arterial disease and other conditions. Atorlip CV Capsule may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Atorlip CV Capsule contains Atorvastatin and Clopidogrel as active ingredients.
Atorlip CV Capsule works by inhibiting HMG-CoA reductase and reduces triglycerides levels in the blood; inhibiting the adenosine diphosphate receptor on platelet cell membranes in order to inhibit platelet activation and aggregation;
Detailed information related to Atorlip CV Capsule’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Uses of Atorlip CV 10mg
Atorlip CV Capsule is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
Prevention of atherosclerotic stroke
Prevention of heart attack
Treatment of non-st-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome
Treatment of st-elevation myocardial infarction acute coronary syndrome
Treatment of recent myocardial infarction
Treatment of recent stroke
Treatment of established peripheral arterial disease
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Atorlip CV Capsule. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
Type 2 diabetes mellitus
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
Gastrointestinal and retroperitoneal hemorrhage
Hemorrhage of operative wound
Acute liver failure
Fatal intracranial bleeding
Respiratory tract bleeding
Maculopapular or erythematous rash
Atorlip CV Capsule may also cause side-effects not listed here.
If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
Before using Atorlip CV Capsule, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
Avoid excess alcohol while on atorvastatin
Avoid grapefruit and grapefruit juice
Avoid intake of excess fat
Consult your doctor if you develop muscle pains, yellowing of skin/eyes, or an allergic reaction
Diminished antiplatelet activity in patients with impaired CYP2C19 function
Do not take atorvastatin if pregnant
Increased risk of bleeding
It may take longer than usual to stop bleeding
Interactions with Atorlip CV Capsule
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Atorlip Capsule may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Atorlip CV Capsule may interact with the following drugs and products:
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
When not to use Atorlip CV Capsule
Hypersensitivity to Atorlip Capsule is a contraindication. In addition, Atorlip CV Capsule should not be used if you have the following conditions:
Active liver disease
Active pathological bleeding
Hypersensitivity to this drug