Ezzicad 10mg Tablet

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Ezzicad 10mg Tablet

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66.6
₹6.66/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Ezzicad Tablet

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Uses of Ezzicad Tablet

Ezzicad 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of increased cholesterol levels in blood.
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Side effects of Ezzicad Tablet

Common

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

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

How Ezzicad Tablet works

Ezzicad 10mg tablet reduces the cholesterol absorption from the intestine and lowers the levels of cholesterol in the body.

In Depth Information on Ezzicad Tablet

Expert advice for Ezzicad Tablet

  • Do not start ezetimibe, if you are allergic to ezetimibe or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
  • Do not start ezetimibe, if you have liver disease.
  • Avoid taking ezetimibe during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
  • Do not start or continue ezetimibe, if you are taking medications like cyclosporine, warfarin, phenprocoumon, acenocoumarol or fluindione, colestyramine, fibrates.
  • Ezetimibe can cause dizziness and, therefore, caution has to be taken before operating an automobile or machinery or engaging in activities requiring mental alertness and coordination.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Ezzicad 10mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Ezzicad 10mg Tablet should be used with caution during lacta
tion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Ezzicad 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Ezzicad 10mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney d
isease. No dose adjustment of Ezzicad 10mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Lipicure 10mg Tablet, Atorsave 20mg Tablet, Rozat 10mg Tablet, Atocor 20mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ezzicad 10mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ezetimibe

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.
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