Lipikind 40 Tablet

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Lipikind 40 Tablet


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MANUFACTURER

Mankind Pharma Ltd

SALT COMPOSITION

Atorvastatin (40mg)

INTRODUCTION OF LIPIKIND TABLET

Lipikind 40 Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called statins. It is used to lower cholesterol and to reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes. Cholesterol is a fatty substance that builds up in your blood vessels and causes narrowing, which may lead to heart attack or stroke.

USES OF LIPIKIND TABLET

  • High cholesterol

LIPIKIND TABLET SIDE EFFECTS

Common
  • Headache
  • Constipation
  • Muscle pain
  • Increased glucose level in blood
  • Joint pain
  • Allergic reaction
  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Nasopharyngitis (inflammation of the throat and nasal passages)
  • Increased creatine phosphokinase (CPK) level in blood
  • Diarrhea
  • Nosebleeds

HOW TO USE LIPIKIND TABLET

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Lipikind 40 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

HOW LIPIKIND TABLET WORKS

Lipikind 40 Tablet is a lipid-lowering medication (statin). It works by blocking an enzyme (HMG-CoA-reductase) that is required in the body to make cholesterol. It thus lowers “bad” cholesterol (LDL), triglycerides and raises “good” cholesterol (HDL).

LIPIKIND TABLET RELATED WARNINGS

warnings Alcohol
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Lipikind 40 Tablet Taking Atorvastatin with alcohol may increase the risk of liver damage.
warnings Pregnancy
Lipikind 40 Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Seek your doctor’s advice as studies on pregnant women and animals have shown significant harmful effects to the developing baby.
warnings Lactation
Lipikind 40 Tablet is unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Data suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby.
warnings Driving
Lipikind 40 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
warnings Kidney
Lipikind 40 Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Lipikind 40 Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
warnings Liver
Lipikind 40 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lipikind 40 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Lipikind 40 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.

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