Ezetib 10 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Ezetib Tablet

Ezetib 10 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high cholesterol.

Ezetib Tablet side effects

Common
  • Joint pain
  • Sinus inflammation
  • Limb pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Respiratory tract infection

How to use Ezetib 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. Ezetib 10 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Ezetib Tablet works

Ezetib 10 mg Tablet is a cholesterol absorption inhibitors. It reduces the cholesterol absorption from the intestine and lowers the levels of total cholesterol and "bad" cholesterol (LDL) in the blood.

Ezetib Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ezetib 10 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Ezetib 10 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Ezetib 10 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Ezetib 10 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Ezetib 10 mg Tablet is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
Ezetib 10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ezetib 10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Ezetib 10 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Ezetib Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Ezetib 10 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Ezetib 10 mg Tablet
₹5.9/Tablet
₹11.82/Tablet
100% costlier
Ezentia Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹13.1/Tablet
122% costlier
₹12.29/Tablet
108% costlier
Ezitrol 10mg Tablet
Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹12/Tablet
103% costlier
₹12.21/Tablet
107% costlier

Expert Advice

  • Ezetib 10 mg Tablet treats high cholesterol by lowering bad cholesterol (LDL) and raising good cholesterol (HDL). This helps prevent heart attack and stroke.
  • Take it in addition to regular exercise and low-fat diet.
  • Notify your doctor if you experience muscle symptoms (pain or weakness), particularly if accompanied with fever.
  • Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Ezetib with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Losterol, Oxipace
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Finograt, Fenoca TG, Golip
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Etovas, Alvastatin, Atalo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Prastatin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Rosidoc, Rosustin, Rosucad
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Coxbact, Rifacure, Rifacil
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Imudrops, Neoral, Aurosporine
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Pevastin, Pitadek
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Alvastin, Simaid, Starstat
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Dindevan
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Ezetib

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I have vitamin. B12 deficiency. And high cholesterol
Dr. Saurabh Arora
Heart Specialist
Avoid fried food extra salt and regular exercise plus tab homocheck daily after consulting with your physician
High Cholesterol 208 mg/dl and Triglyceride 212 mg/dl.
Dr. Vishesh Rohatgi
Heart Specialist
Hi. The cholesterol value is borderline high and can be easily controlled with lifestyle changes. Avoid oily and spicy food. Walk or exercise daily for 1 hour. Check your blood pressure and repeat your lipid profile after 1 month and let us know.
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User Feedback


FAQs

Q. Is Ezetib a bile acid sequestrent /statin?
Ezetib belongs to a class of medication called as cholesterol absorption inhibitors. It is not a bile acid sequestrent or statin
Q. Is Ezetib a generic drug / same as Ezetrol/Zetia?
Yes, Ezetib is a generic name and Ezetrol/Zetia is the brand name of Ezetib
Q. Is Ezetib safe?
Ezetib is safe, if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. How does Ezetib reduce cholesterol in the body?
Ezetib prevents the absorption of cholesterol from the intestine into the blood
Q. Does Ezetib cause weight gain, muscle pain, cancer, lowers triglyceride, increase HDL?
Ezetib lowers triglyceride, increases the level of HDL in blood and has been found to reduce weight and cause muscle pain; however, cancer has not been reported.

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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