Aztolet 20 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Aztolet Tablet

Aztolet 20 Tablet is used for prevention of heart attack and stroke.

Aztolet Tablet side effects

Common
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Indigestion
  • Constipation
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Muscle pain
  • Weakness
  • Increased glucose level in blood
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • increased bleeding tendency

How to use Aztolet 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. Aztolet 20 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Aztolet Tablet works

Aztolet 20 Tablet 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.

Aztolet Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Aztolet 20 Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Aztolet 20 Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Aztolet 20 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Aztolet 20 Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Aztolet 20 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Aztolet 20 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Aztolet 20 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Aztolet 20 Tablet
₹17/Tablet
₹30.11/Capsule
77% costlier
Atorfit CV 20 Capsule
Ajanta Pharma Ltd
₹20.45/Capsule
20% costlier
Clavilip 20 Capsule
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹17/Capsule
same price
Storvas CV 20 Capsule
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹18.6/Capsule
9% costlier
Pritorva CV 20 Capsule
Primus Remedies Pvt Ltd
₹12/Capsule
save 29%

Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Aztolet 20 Tablet to lower your risk of heart attacks and stroke.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • It increases your risk of bleeding. Be careful while shaving, cutting fingernails or toenails, or using sharp objects.
  • Notify your doctor if you are more tired than usual, do not feel hungry, or if you have yellow eyes, skin.
  • Notify your doctor if you experience muscle pain or weakness, particularly if accompanied with fever.
  • Let your doctor know you are taking Aztolet 20 Tablet before undergoing any surgical procedure.
  • Let your doctor know if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Aztolet

Taking Aztolet-20 tab daily night. Can I continue?
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Since cholesterol is low U may stop it and repeat test after 6 weeks However since good cholesterol HDL is also low U need to maintain a healthy lifestyle exercise and diet as per dietician
Do you have any questions related to Aztolet 20 Tablet?

User Feedback


FAQs

Q. Can Aztolet cause muscle pain?
Yes, Aztolet can cause muscle pain by injuring the muscles. Talk to your doctor as soon as possible if you experience muscle pain, weakness or muscle cramps. It can be a sign of any muscle injury caused due to Aztolet.
Q. Will I need to stop Aztolet before surgery or dental procedure?
Aztolet may increase the risk of bleeding during a surgery or dental procedure. Therefore, you may be asked by your doctor to stop taking Aztolet. But, you should not stop taking Aztolet on your own.
Q. What lifestyle changes should be adopted while taking Aztolet?
Making lifestyle changes can boost your health while taking Aztolet. Stop smoking, as smoking lowers your risk of having a heart attack and stroke. If you are overweight or obese, try to lose weight. You should maintain a healthy diet by including fruits and vegetables in your meals. Regular exercise can make your heart strong and decrease your risk of heart attack.
Q. Which painkiller is safe while taking Aztolet?
Paracetamol is safe to use while taking Aztolet for relieving pain. Avoid the use of other painkillers while taking Aztolet, as they may increase the risk of bleeding.
Q. Can the use of Aztolet increase the risk of bleeding?
Yes, Aztolet 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 Aztolet?
Aztolet should be avoided with several medicines as it can cause serious problems. Talk to your doctor and inform him about using Aztolet before taking any prescription or non-prescription medicine.
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Aztolet?
Keep this medicine in the packet or the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 29th Sep 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
90, Delhi - Jaipur Road, Sector 32, Gurugram, Haryana 122001
One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location with deliver Aztolet 20 Tablet. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts the your request based on valid prescription and availability: APT, OWP, MDI, MJT, RPA, KHP, JSL, EMB, GMA, BMJ, AFT, GHR, DZY, AAY, ISI, KHS, STA, AXM, LAG, TPN, SMN, 2ML, BHC, KHH, EVP, RSS, MKE, NPS, ATH, ALC, ESY, SGA, GFL, HTV, BDI, SHD, PMA, SDM, ATL, 1MH, GEO, MDN, RHL, ZPR, MBP, GPT, IPL, NNP, IPP, RUS, NLP, QLF, HSM, PRT, STS, PRL, SPD, SVH, PRE, AVS, HNP, FRS, MTM, JLI, DHP, HTS, AGC, MPC, HLP, HSP, NDP, GNC, RYL, NLG, O4O, SYN, CMC, IAH, AMM, XMX, KMC, USF, BHM, ANT, NXT, SBA, PNT, BHP, BHA, SYS, RVA, SCH, DPP, EPS, MTD, WHP, ZEL, CZT, BJP, RTN, KIM, ARD, VSC, AVW, NEO, SGC, AVL, RWP, GBL, DFP, SBC, HBV, BSN, TAP, TAT, PAP, NSM, VJS, SAF, NNH, AHP, NLC, BSL, AVC, RSA, TOM, NCH, RTL, RRP, ENP, RHS, SCP, SLC, FIP, SGN, SWP, MGL, SSI, ANP, EQN, WPL, PPR, CNE, WAD, CRN, TRP, PIC, FDM, CHP, GVP, KBC, SOF, SNG, OLT, EPR, FRM, NEW, SBN, VUR, SGH, SHA, OHM, AGT, FGH, PLT, JIV, JVN, SSS, PME, SBL, BBS, PTI, PSF, DVH, MDO, HLT, DPL, VSL, BGS, DAD, ADE, MSD, BHS, CMD, DRA, SPV, HEX, ADT, DAO, ANS, TNH, DYG, MOM, PVP, ALY, BMR, EAN, AVB, ADF, KLC, ATP, BRC, LHA, SIP, HPC, PSE, RDH, SWA, LCC, NVY, TYN, MNS, SDE, OMV, THR, GGL, GPL, SSR, VHP, FTP, PEN, OWI, SNL, RWL, SHG, BAP, NVL, UMP, VAF, HIP, SNH, BDN, SHC, ERS, RPI, JHC, AMH, WSI, JVO, PRC, APS, KAL, TPS, JJE, SHN, DLP, BES, AYN, OIP, KHC, HZF, SVS, UBR, NTL, SPF, GTF, CSE, CPK, MMF, NSL, GPP, STO, NFP, UPA, RMR, LKK, BIO, GLD, NAS, GBC, AAA, WDE, HGI, BBN, KNH, RVC, HCP, USM, EEC, BLS, BLE, OWN, KCI, VDH, PTP, KIS, RPC, 9MM, GDA, ZNT, DHR, ABL, ENV, HAT, RPP, UHP, SIO, NPH, VTR, GBB, SAH, MIP, GTC, NRP, BJR, HHH, LHP, HMP, NXG, SJP, VEM, MLC, SLN, MKT, LIP, OBS, SAA, CTP, 4IT, ARV, CLT, KHD, MIL, PRN, XPR, RKS, MFN, PHN, PNQ, VOP, DGN, ZVO, RHW, ABP, MRS, BNC, AMR, LMS, NTB, JBT, GHC, TSC, THP, QTM, NBG, TSS, AYU, VMH, SRG, SMS, VVN, BNT, RGH, RDR, KRR, WHL, MDH, ZVP, BLP, GHP, BTM, PWN, RAC, HNF, DYL, PHC, IMC, NSF, MAP, OWT, SRS, HWS, IAD, AAR, DLY
MRP
170
10 tablets in 1 strip
ADD TO CART
Best Price ₹136.0
20% OFF
Use Coupon HEALTH1020 during checkout