Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule is a combination of two medicines used to prevent heart attack and stroke. It lowers the "bad" cholesterol (LDL), triglycerides and raises the "good" cholesterol (HDL) levels in the body. Moreover, it also decreases the formation of blood clots.
Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule should be taken with food to avoid stomach upset. You should take it regularly at evenly spaced intervals as per the schedule prescribed by your doctor. Taking it at the same time every day will help you remember to take it. The dose and duration of treatment will depend on what you are being treated for. Do not stop taking it until you have finished the complete course, even when you feel better. Lifestyle changes like a low-fat diet, exercise, and not smoking may help this medicine to work better.
Abdominal pain, indigestion, and constipation are some common side effects of this medicine. This medicine increases your risk of bleeding, so it is important to be careful while shaving, cutting nails, using sharp objects, or engaging in contact sports (e.g., football, wrestling). Let your doctor know if you notice yellowing of the skin, muscle pain, or dark urine.
Earlier taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have liver or kidney disease or you are suffering from a bleeding disorder. You must tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy, or breastfeeding. You should also let your healthcare team know all other medicines you are taking as they may affect, or be affected by this medicine.
Treatment of Prevention of heart attack and stroke
Directions For Use:
Ordinary side effects of Atorlip-ASP
Increased liver enzymes
Hepatitis (viral infection of liver)
Reye's syndrome like symptoms
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Warning & Precautions:
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule.
Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Perceivek your doctor's advice as studies on pregnant women and animals have shown significant harmful effects to the developing baby.
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Employ of Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Employ of Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Q. Can Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule affect the liver?
Affirmative, Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule may cause liver damage and should be used with caution in patients who consume substantial quantities of alcohol or have a past history of liver disease.
Q. What are the recommended storage conditions for Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule?
Retain this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Q. Can the Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule cause muscle pain?
Affirmative, Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule may cause muscle pain due to muscle injury. However, this side effect does not occur in everybody. Communicate to your doctor as soon as possible if you are experiencing symptoms such as muscle pain or weakness.
Q. Will I need to stop Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule before surgery or dental procedure?
Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule may increase the risk of bleeding during a surgery or dental procedure. Therefore, you maybe asked by your doctor to stop taking Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule. You should not stop taking Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule on your own.
Q. What are the lifestyle changes one should adopt while taking Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule?
Making lifestyle changes can boost your health while taking Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule. Avoid smoking as smoking increases your risk of having heart attack and stroke. If you are overweight or obese, try to lose weight. You should maintain a healthy diet by including fruits and vegetable in your meals. Regular exercise can make your heart strong and decrease your risk of heart attack.
Q. Which painkiller is safe while taking Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule?
Paracetamol is safe to use while taking Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule for reducing pain. Avoid the use of other painkillers while taking Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule, as they may increase the risk of bleeding.
Q. Which medicines should I avoid while taking Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule?
Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule can interact with several medicines and can cause serious problems. Communicate to your doctor and inform him about using Atorlip-ASP 20 Capsule before taking any prescription or non-prescription medicine.
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