Medicine Overview of Ezzicad Tablet
Joint pain, Sinus inflammation, Limb pain, Diarrhoea, Respiratory tract infection.
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. Ezzicad 10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Ezzicad 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 Ezzicad 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.
Ezzicad Tablet related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ezzicad 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.
Ezzicad 10mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Ezzicad 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Ezzicad 10mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Ezzicad 10mg Tablet is recommended.
Ezzicad 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ezzicad 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Ezzicad 10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease.
If you miss a dose of Ezzicad 10mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Ezzicad Tablet
Ezzicad belongs to a class of medication called as cholesterol absorption inhibitors. It is not a bile acid sequestrent or statin
Yes, Ezzicad is a generic name and Ezetrol/Zetia is the brand name of Ezzicad
Ezzicad is safe, if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Ezzicad prevents the absorption of cholesterol from the intestine into the blood
Ezzicad 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.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Ezzicad with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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