Medicine Overview of Ezzicad Tablet
Uses of Ezzicad Tablet
Ezzicad 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of increased cholesterol.
Side effects of Ezzicad Tablet
Joint pain, Sinus inflammation, Limb pain, Diarrhoea, Respiratory tract infection.
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.
Special precautions for Ezzicad 10mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ezzicad 10mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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 usafe to use during lactatio+more
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Ezzicad 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,+more
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Ezzicad 10mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney d+more
isease. 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.+more
Use of Ezzicad 10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease....
Use of Ezzicad 10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Fenotor 145mg Tablet, Lipicure 10mg Tablet, Ateros 5mg Tablet, Ateros 10mg Tablet
If you miss a dose of Ezetimibe, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
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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