Medicine Overview of Atocor-CV Capsule
Atocor-CV 20 Capsule is used for prevention of heart attack and stroke.
Side Effects of Atocor-CV are Stomach pain, Diarrhoea, Indigestion, Constipation, Headache, Dizziness, Muscle pain, Weakness, Increased glucose level in blood, Increased liver enzymes, increased bleeding tendency.
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. Atocor-CV 20 Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Atocor-CV 20 Capsule is a combination of two medicines: Atorvastatin and Clopidogrel which prevent heart attack and stroke. Atorvastatin is a lipid-lowering medication that blocks an enzyme required in the body to make cholesterol. It lowers the "bad" cholesterol (LDL), triglycerides and raises the "good" cholesterol (HDL). Clopidogrel is an antiplatelet medication which prevents the platelets from sticking together and decreases the formation of harmful blood clots.
In Depth Information on Atocor-CV Capsule
Atocor-CV Capsule related warnings
Atocor-CV 20 Capsule is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Atocor-CV 20 Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Atocor-CV 20 Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Atocor-CV 20 Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Atocor-CV 20 Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Atocor-CV 20 Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Atocor-CV 20 Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.
Frequently asked questions about Atocor-CV Capsule
Q. Can the Atocor-cv cause muscle pain?
Yes, Atocor-cv is known to cause muscle pain by causing muscle injury. Talk to your doctor as soon as possible if you are experiencing muscle pain, weakness or muscle cramps. It can be a sign of muscle injury due to Atocor-cv.
Q. Will I need to stop Atocor-cv before surgery or dental procedure?
Atocor-cv may increase the risk of bleeding during a surgery or dental procedure. Therefore, you maybe asked by your doctor to stop taking Atocor-cv. But, you should not stop taking Atocor-cv on your own.
Q. What are the lifestyle changes to adapt while taking Atocor-cv?
Making lifestyle changes can boost your health while taking Atocor-cv. Stop smoking, as it lowers your risk of having heart attack and stroke. If you are overweight or obese: try to lose weight. You should maintain a healthy diet by including fruits and vegetable in your meals. Regular exercise can make you heart strong and decrease your risk of heart attack.
Q. Which pain killer is safe while taking Atocor-cv?
Paracetamol is safe to use while taking Atocor-cv for relieving pain. Avoid the use of other pain killers while taking Atocor-cv, as they may increase the risk of bleeding.
Q. Can the use of Atocor-cv increase the risk of bleeding?
Yes, Atocor-cv increases the risk of bleeding. Always be careful while doing activities that may cause an injury or bleeding. Tell your doctor immediately if you notice any abnormal bruising or bleeding.
Q. What medicines should I avoid while taking Atocor-cv?
Atocor-cv can interact with several medicines and can cause serious problems. Talk to your doctor and inform him about using Atocor-cv before taking any prescription or non prescription medicine.
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