Medicine Overview of Lescol Tablet XL
Side effects of Lescol Tablet XL
Headache, Stomach pain, Constipation, Feeling sick, Muscle pain, Weakness, Dizziness, Increased glucose level in blood.
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
- Decreases bad cholesterol and triglycerides, and increases good cholesterol levels.
- Helps prevent heart attack, stroke and death, especially if you have diabetes, high blood pressure, obesity or a history of smoking.
- In general, Lescol is safe. It may cause diarrhoea, gas, heartburn or an upset stomach. If any of these happen to you, take it with food (preferably half an hour after dinner).
- Inform your doctor if you have sudden muscle pain, fever, weakness, dark urine or yellow colour in your eyes or skin.
- Your doctor may ask you to check your blood sugar before and after you start Lescol.
Special precautions for Lescol Tablet XL
Lescol Tablet XL is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor....
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lescol Tablet XL is probably usafe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Lescol Tablet XL does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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.+more
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....
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.
Lescol Tablet XL should be used with caution in patients wi+more
th liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lescol Tablet XL may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule
If you miss a dose of Fluvastatin, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
User Submitted Feedback For Lescol 80mg Tablet XL
Patients taking Lescol Tablet XL
Once A Day
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Lescol Tablet XL: OIP, SBL, PTS, RSS, ADT, NDP, DEL, SBA, AGT, HEX, PEN, OWP, MPC, BSN, SSA, PLT, RPP, HBV, BDN, GNC, HGI, 9T9, SHP, SJP, RUS, GPT, NWP, ENP, OHM, RKS, OLT, MMS, DYG, EQN, DLP, LCC, NVL, MAK, WSI, PNT, BIO, LHA, JIV, GTK, DDR, GTC, ATP, BTM, JMJ, KHH, SHM, PSP, SWA, DFP, ZVP, FGH, ATL, SAT, IPL, MAX, EMB, MOM, BLP, AAY, AYU, STA, DPP, USF, RJH, HIP
Substitutes for Lescol
No substitutes found for this medicine