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INFORMATION ABOUT EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG

EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG uses

EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG is a combination of two drugs: Atorvastatin (HMG CoA reductase inhibitor) and Ezetimibe (Sterol absorption inhibitor). It is used to lower cholesterol and triglyceride (a kind of fat) levels in the body.

Common side-effects

• Muscle pain
• Headache
• Nausea
• Abdominal pain
• Tiredness

It is not necessary for all people to experience the above side-effects.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG

• Take EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG irrespective of meals. You are suggested to take EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG at the same time daily for best results.
• If you find that you are allergic to the drugs or other ingredient mentioned in the label, do not take EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG and immediately contact your doctor.
• Take EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG with caution if you have kidney, liver, gallbladder, pancreatic problems, hypothyroidism, a habit of heavy drinking, type-2 diabetes, respiratory problems or family history of muscle problems.
• Inform your doctor about all the ongoing and past medications, including over-the-counter medicines and herbal products.
• Do not take EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG if you are allergic to any of the drugs or ingredients mentioned in the label.
• Your doctor may suggest certain tests to observe the enzyme levels during medication.
• EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG is used with caution in elderly people. Please consult your doctor on the usage of EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG in elderly people. 
• Avoid alcohol consumption while on EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG medication as it may cause liver damage.
• Take EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG daily, as instructed by the doctor/pharmacist. Please do not stop taking EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG without consulting your doctor.
• It is important to maintain healthy diet and do regular exercise, along with EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG medication, to achieve the best results.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q) How does EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG work? A) EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG helps to reduce bad cholesterol levels in the body. EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG is a combination of atorvastatin and ezetimibe. Atorvastatin is a statin that helps to reduce bad cholesterol and increase good cholesterol in the body. It reduces the synthesis of cholesterol by blocking HMG CoA reductase (an enzyme). Ezetimibe reduces absorption of cholesterol from intestines. EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG helps in reducing bad cholesterol in the body.
Q) Can I take fusidic acid with EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG? A) No, you are advised not to take EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG with fusidic acid. Fusidic acid may reduce the amount of EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG metabolised by your liver. This may lead to increased levels of EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG in your body which may result in muscle damage. If you are prescribed EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG, speak with your doctor.
Q) Does EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG cause weight loss? A) No, EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG does not cause weight loss. Although EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG reduces the bad cholesterol content in the body, it is not the same as reducing body weight. Exercise and healthy diet would help you to lose some weight.  
Q) Does EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG induce diabetes? A) There is a minimal risk of EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG-induced diabetes. EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG may increase the risk on early onset of diabetes. However, when weighed against the risks, the benefits are more. Also, EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG increases cardiovascular benefits in a long run.
Q) How should I store EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG? A) EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG is stored at room temperature. Keep EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG in a dry place and away from direct sunlight. Try to store EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG away from children to prevent accidental intake/overdose by children. Check the expiry date from time to time and please do not store EZETIMIBE 10 MG + ATORVASTATIN 10 MG after its expiry date.

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