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Atorva-5mg

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Manufacturer
Zydus Healthcare, India
Usa Brand
Lipitor
Generic Name
Atorvastatin
  SKU No.   MED1041
  USA Brand Name   Lipitor
  Generic Name   Atorvastatin
  Strength   5mg
  Manufacturer   Zydus Healthcare, India


Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)

US brands equivalent to Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)

The equivalent US brands available for Atorva 5 mg  is:

  • Lipitor

Atorva 5 mg is easily available via online pharmacy, drugstore, and medical supply store.

What is The Generic Name of Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)?

Atorvastatin is the generic name of the Atorva 5 mg and it is produced by Zydus Healthcare Ltd, India.

About Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin):

Atorva 5 mg is used in the treatment of bad cholesterol & triglycerides. Atorva 5 MG Tablet is used to reduce the levels of bad cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood. Along with taking this medicine, a change in diet and regular exercise is recommended. The medicine helps in reducing the long-term cardiovascular risks such as stroke, heart attacks, chest pain etc. This is used for

  • Bad cholesterol & triglycerides

Manufacturer of Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin):

Atorva 5 mg is manufactured by Zydus Healthcare Ltd in India and is available at all the leading online pharmacies, drug stores, and medical stores. It is one of the leading brands in India.

The strength of Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin):

Atorva 5 mg contain Atorvastatin as active medical ingredients.

It should be noted that Atorva 5 mg is available in varying strengths.

Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin) is used for the treatment and prevention of:

  • Bad cholesterol & triglycerides.

How Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin) works?

It  works as follows:

  1. Atorva 5mg tablet is a cholesterol-lowering medicine (statins). It works by blocking an enzyme (HMG-CoA-reductase) that is required in the body to make cholesterol. It thus lower "bad" cholesterol (LDL), triglycerides and raise "good" cholesterol (HDL).

Before you use Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)

You should be sure that:

  1. You are not allergic to it.

  2. It is not affecting the medicines you are taking with it or not interacting with those.

What should be avoided while using Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)

  • Using Alcohol

  • Breastfeeding

When not to use Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)?

One should avoid using

1.    If one is suffering from an allergy

2.    If one has any kind of liver problem

Tell your doctor if

  • You are taking any other medication for any disease or disorder.

  • If you are allergic to Atorva 5 mg

The dosage of Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin):

Atorva 5 mg is available in varying strengths and at different doses.

Consult a doctor for the appropriate dose.

How much of Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin) to be used?

Generally, it must be in the range which is suitable according to the person’s health. It is available in the form of tablets.

How to use Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)?

  • One should wash and dry his/her hands properly before taking Atorva 5 mg

  • One should use only as much as needed or as prescribed by the doctor.

  • One should take Atorva 5 mg as long as directed by the physician.

For how long should Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)?

One should take Atorva 5 mg as long as directed by the physician.

What can happen due to the overdose of Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)?

Sometimes overdose of Atorva 5 mg can lead to excessive diarrhoea. To avoid this always contact the doctor immediately if an overdose is suspected.

Missed dose of Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)

Take the missed dose as soon as you recall it. If it is nearly close to the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses.

Side effects of Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)

The side effects of Atorva 5 mg are as follow

  • Diarrhea

  • Insomnia   

  • Vomiting

  • Cough

Drug Interactions with Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)

If you are taking some drugs or other over the counter medicines, these may interfere with the therapeutic effect of Atorva 5 mg. Some of the drugs that are known to interact with Atorva 5 mg  are as follows:

  • Erythromycin

  • Cyclosporine

  • Atazanavir

You must inform the doctor about all the medications you are already taking and always follow the instructions.

Contraindications for Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)

  • If you are allergic to Atorva 5 mg

  • If you are consuming alcohol

  • If you are taking any herbal supplements

Warning and Precautions for Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)

  1. If irritation or allergies persist, stop the application of medicine and consult a doctor.

  2. Keep in proper condition and out of reach of children.

Things to remember For Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)

  1. Read the medicine packet thoroughly

  2. Tell the doctor about your medical history.

  3. Follow the instructions as told by the doctor.

  4. Know before use that how to store the medicine at room temperature in a clean and dry place.

Indication and Usage For Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin):

Use Atorva 5 mg as prescribed by the doctor to reduce bad cholesterol & triglycerides

  • Swallow Atorva 5 mg as a whole

  • Do not chew or crush

  • Always wash hands before taking the Atorva 5 mg

  • Use Atorva 5 mg  with meal     

Recommended dose For Atorva 5 mg(Atorvastatin)-

  • To avoid side effects, use Atorva 5 mg according to the prescribed dose.

  • For adults, one can have the tablet orally 2 times a day

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