Lescol Tablet XL

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Novartis India Ltd

Composition for Lescol 80mg Tablet XL

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
473.5
₹33.82/Tablet XL
14 tablet xl in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Lescol Tablet XL

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Uses of Lescol Tablet XL

Lescol Tablet XL is used in the treatment of increased cholesterol levels in blood, increased triglycerides levels in blood and increased LDL levels in blood.
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Side effects of Lescol Tablet XL

Common

Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain, Allergic reaction, Headache, Nausea, Dyspepsia, Nasopharyngitis, Increased liver enzymes, Increased creatine phosphokinase (CPK) level in blood, Diarrhoea, Flatulence, Constipation, Joint swelling, Increased glucose level in blood.

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How to use Lescol Tablet XL

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 Lescol Tablet XL at a fixed time.

How Lescol Tablet XL works

Lescol tablet xl is a cholesterol-lowering medicine (statins). It works by blocking an enzyme (HMG-CoA-reductase) that is required in the body to make cholesterol. It thus lower "bad" cholesterol (LDL), triglycerides and raise "good" cholesterol (HDL).

In Depth Information on Lescol Tablet XL

Expert advice for Lescol Tablet XL

  • Inform your doctor if you have muscle pain, cramps, weekness, tiredness or dark coloured urine while taking Lescol.
  • Lescol may increase blood sugar levels. Your doctor may ask to monitor your blood sugar levels regularly.
  • Inform your doctor if you regularly drink a large amount of alcohol.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Lescol Tablet XL
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Alcohol
CAUTION
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Lescol Tablet XL is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Lescol Tablet XL is probably usafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Lescol Tablet XL does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Lescol Tablet XL should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lescol Tablet XL may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available on the use of Lescol Tablet XL in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Lescol Tablet XL should be used with caution in patients wi
th liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lescol Tablet XL may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Cordarone 150mg Injection 3ml, Imalek 400mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Flugee 150mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

User Submitted Feedback For Lescol 80mg Tablet XL

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