Ezetimide 10mg Tablet

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Composition for Ezetimide 10mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Ezetimide Tablet

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Uses of Ezetimide Tablet

Ezetimide 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of increased cholesterol.
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Side effects of Ezetimide Tablet

Common

Joint pain, Sinus inflammation, Limb pain, Diarrhoea, Respiratory tract infection.

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

How Ezetimide Tablet works

Ezetimide 10mg 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.

In Depth Information on Ezetimide Tablet

Expert advice for Ezetimide Tablet

  • Decreases total cholesterol and "bad" cholesterol (LDL). This helps prevent heart attack and stroke.
  • Regular exercise and low-fat diet further help to lower levels of fat in the blood.
  • Can be used with other medications to lower cholesterol.
  • Notify your doctor if you experience muscle symptoms (pain or weakness), particularly if you have fever, a sick feeling or dark urine.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Ezetimide 10mg Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ezetimide 10mg 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Ezetimide 10mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Ezetimide 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Ezetimide 10mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Ezetimide 10mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Ezetimide 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ezetimide 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Ezetimide 10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Lipicure 10mg Tablet, Liponorm 10mg Tablet, Aztor 5mg Tablet, Rosuvas 5mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Ezetimibe, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ezetimide 10mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ezetimibe

Ezetimide belongs to a class of medication called as cholesterol absorption inhibitors. It is not a bile acid sequestrent or statin
Yes, Ezetimide is a generic name and Ezetrol/Zetia is the brand name of Ezetimide
Ezetimide is safe, if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Ezetimide prevents the absorption of cholesterol from the intestine into the blood
Ezetimide 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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