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  TONACT
 Manufacturer Lupin Laboratories Ltd.
 Generic Atorvastatin
 Package/s Tablet 10 mg, (Rs. 70.86)
  Tablet 40 mg, (Rs. 212.16)
  Tablet 20 mg, (Rs. 174.00)
  Tablet 5 mg, (Rs. 43.52)
 About Atorvastatin HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibitor, statins, Antilipemic agent. More details.....
 Dosage Oral: Starts with 10mg once daily; Increased if required based on patients response. Maximum dose: 80mg ....More details.....
 Pregnancy Contraindicated
 Breast Feeding Contraindicated
 Old Age May be used
 Children Use with caution Below 9years: Contraindicated
 Mechanism Of Action It is a more potent statin which competitively inhibits the conversion of 3-hydroxy-3-methyl glutaryl coenzyme A (HMG CoA) to mevalonate. The drug exe....More details.....
 PharmacoKinetics Absorption: Readily absorbed orally, Distribution: Widely distributed in a highly protein bound form, Metabolism: Metabolized in liver in to active me....More details.....
 AdverseEffect 1.Headache 2.Dizziness 3.Insomnia 4.Alopecia 5.Anorexia 6.Abdominal discomfort 7.Heart burn 8.Abdominal pain 9.Nausea 10.Dyspepsia 11.Flatul....More details.....
 SpecialPrecautions 1.Monitor hepatic function tests and lipid levels before and periodically during therapy and stop drug if there is marked elevation of creatinine ....More details.....
 Indications 1.Hypercholesterolemia 2.Combined hyperlipidaemia ....More details.....
 Storage Store at room temperature at a range of 15 to 25 degree C.....More details.....
 MissedDosage Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.....More details.....
 Overdose Provide supportive care and symptomatic treatment.....More details.....
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