AZTOR TABLET SIDE EFFECTS
- Stomach pain
- Feeling sick
- Muscle pain
- Increased glucose level in blood
HOW TO USE AZTOR 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. Aztor 10 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
HOW AZTOR TABLET WORKS
Aztor 10 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).
AZTOR TABLET RELATED WARNINGS
Taking Atorvastatin with alcohol may increase the risk of liver damage.
Aztor 10 Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Aztor 10 Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Aztor 10 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Aztor 10 Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Aztor 10 Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Aztor 10 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Aztor 10 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Aztor 10 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.
WHAT IF YOU MISS A DOSE OF AZTOR TABLET?
If you miss a dose of Aztor 10 Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.