Medicine Overview of Lipezet Tablet
Uses of Lipezet Tablet
Lipezet 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of increased cholesterol levels in blood.
Side effects of Lipezet Tablet
Joint pain, Sinus inflammation, Limb pain, Diarrhoea, Respiratory tract infection.
How to use Lipezet 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 Lipezet 10mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Lipezet Tablet works
Lipezet 10mg tablet reduces the cholesterol absorption from the intestine and lowers the levels of cholesterol in the body.
In Depth Information on Lipezet Tablet
Expert advice for Lipezet 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 Lipezet 10mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lipezet 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.
Lipezet 10mg Tablet should be used with caution during lacta+more
tion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Lipezet 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,+more
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Lipezet 10mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney d+more
isease. No dose adjustment of Lipezet 10mg Tablet is recommended....
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
If you miss a dose of Ezetimibe, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Lipezet 10mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Ezetimibe
Lipezet belongs to a class of medication called as cholesterol absorption inhibitors. It is not a bile acid sequestrent or statin
Yes, Lipezet is a generic name and Ezetrol/Zetia is the brand name of Lipezet
Lipezet is safe, if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Lipezet prevents the absorption of cholesterol from the intestine into the blood
Lipezet 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.
Substitutes for Lipezet Tablet
Ezedoc 10mg Tablet
Ezentia 10mg Tablet
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