Find out detailed description, uses, directions of use, side effects, warnings and precautions, frequently asked questions about Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule
Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule 10's is a combination drug composed of a blood-thinning agent and cholesterol-lowering agent primarily used to prevent heart attack and stroke in the future. It lowers the raised level of cholesterol and fats (triglycerides) in our bodies. A heart attack occurs when your coronary arteries (blood vessels supplying blood and oxygen to the heart) becomes blocked due to the build-up of fats (plaque), including cholesterol. These plaques narrow the arteries, leading to atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease, mainly for most heart attacks.
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Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule is a combination medicine that is used to prevent heart attack. It contains Atorvastatin that works by reducing the amount of “bad” cholesterol (LDL) and raising the amount of “good” cholesterol (HDL) in your blood. High levels of cholesterol can cause your blood vessels to narrow (atherosclerosis). Lowering the amount of cholesterol reduces the chances of heart diseases and helps you remain healthier for longer.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule is to be taken with food.
Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have liver or kidney disease or you are suffering from 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.
Q. Can Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule cause muscle pain?
Yes, Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule can cause muscle pain by injuring the muscles. Talk to your doctor as soon as possible if you experience muscle pain, weakness or muscle cramps. It can be a sign of any muscle injury caused due to Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule.
Q. Will I need to stop Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule before surgery or dental procedure?
Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule may increase the risk of bleeding during a surgery or dental procedure. Therefore, you may be asked by your doctor to stop taking Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule. But, you should not stop taking Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule on your own.
Q. What lifestyle changes should be adopted while taking Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule?
Making lifestyle changes can boost your health while taking Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule. Stop smoking, as smoking lowers your risk of having a heart attack and stroke. If you are overweight or obese, try to lose weight. You should maintain a healthy diet by including fruits and vegetables in your meals. Regular exercise can make your heart strong and decrease your risk of heart attack.
Q. Which painkiller is safe while taking Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule?
Paracetamol is safe to use while taking Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule for relieving pain. Avoid the use of other painkillers while taking Deplatt-AV 20 Capsule, as they may increase the risk of bleeding.
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