Medicine : Storvas Ez(10mg)

Name:Storvas Ez(10mg)
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd
Generic Use:Atorvastatin , Ezetimibe
Composition:Atorvastatin(10mg) , Ezetimibe(10mg)
Substitutes:aztor ez(10mg) , atorin ez , avas ez(20mg) , lesstrol ez , vasolip ez , lipivas ez(10's) , tonact ez(10mg) , atorfit ez , atorva e , vagator ez , x tor ez , zivast e(10mg) , atorsave ez(10mg) , durastat ez , esia (10mg) , pleotor ez(10mg) , atocor e , atorec ez , atorlip ez , avas ez , bitorva (20mg) , aztor ez , atorva e(20mg) , atocor e tab , lipikind ez , modlip ez , esia , ezevas , ld tor z dt , lipi ez(10) , mactor ez , storvas ez(10mg) , tonact ez(20mg) , zetitor (10mg) , zetivas (10mg) , orvas ez(10mg) , liponorm ez tabs , arstatin ez tab , tg tor ez(10mg) , attor ez , avas (20ez) , ozovas e tab , aztor ez(10mg) , atorin ez , avas ez(20mg) , lesstrol ez , vasolip ez , lipivas ez(10's) , tonact ez(10mg) , atorfit ez , atorva e , vagator ez , x tor ez , zivast e(10mg) , atorsave ez(10mg) , durastat ez , esia (10mg) , pleotor ez(10mg) , atocor e , atorec ez , atorlip ez , avas ez , bitorva (20mg) , aztor ez , atorva e(20mg) , atocor e tab , lipikind ez , modlip ez , esia , ezevas , ld tor z dt , lipi ez(10) , mactor ez , storvas ez(10mg) , tonact ez(20mg) , zetitor (10mg) , zetivas (10mg) , orvas ez(10mg) , liponorm ez tabs , arstatin ez tab , tg tor ez(10mg) , attor ez , avas (20ez) , ozovas e tab


Generic ( Atorvastatin )



Typical use Of Atorvastatin :Atorvastatin Is Used To Treat Patients With Elevated Cholesterol, Triglyceride Or Lipoprotein Levels In Blood, And To Reduce The Risk Of Heart Diseases, Even When Blood Cholesterol Is Normal.
Mechanism of action of Atorvastatin :Atorvastatin Blocks The Action Of The Enzyme (HMG-CoA Reductase) That Is Required For The Production Of Cholesterol In The Body. It Thus Lowers The Level Of Blood Lipids Such As Cholesterol And Triglycerides.
Drug Interaction of Atorvastatin :Atorvastatin Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Gemfibrozil (increased Risk Of Rhabdomyolysis), Antibiotics And Anti-fungal Medicines, Amprenavir, Cimetidine, Colestipol, Cyclosporin, Digoxin, Warfarin, And Oral Contraceptives, Where Atorvastatin May Affect The Action Of These Drugs Or Vice Versa. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Atorvastatin :The Common Side Effects Are Nose And Throat Infection, Throat Pain, Nose-bleed, Allergic Reactions, Increase In Blood Glucose Level, Gastro-intestinal Disturbances Like Urge To Vomit, Constipation, Indigestion, Diarrhea And Excessive Passage Of Wind Or Gas, Muscle Wasting Condition (rhabdomyolysis), Elevation Of Enzymes Like Blood Creatine Kinase And Liver Enzymes.

INTERACTIONS OF ATORVASTATIN


How Atorvastatin will impact on Pregnancy ?

The Drug Should Not Be Used By Pregnant Women. Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown High Risk To Fetus. The Risk Of Drug Use In Pregnant Women Outweighs The Benefit.

How Atorvastatin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Atorvastatin

No Studies Found






Generic ( Ezetimibe )



Typical use Of Ezetimibe :Hypercholesterolaemia.
Mechanism of action of Ezetimibe :Ezetimibe Localizes And Appears To Act At The Brush Border Of The Small Intestine And Inhibits The Absorption Of Cholesterol. This Leads To A Decrease In The Delivery Of Intestinal Cholesterol To The Liver.
Drug Interaction of Ezetimibe :Ezetimibe Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Sitosterol. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Ezetimibe :Pancreatitis, Muscular Weakness, Chest Pain, Dizziness, Headache, Diarrhea, Cough, Mild Stomach Pain.

INTERACTIONS OF EZETIMIBE


How Ezetimibe will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Ezetimibe will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Ezetimibe

No Studies Found