Medicine Overview of Lipezet Tablet
Uses of Lipezet Tablet
Lipezet 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of increased cholesterol.
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. Lipezet 10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Lipezet Tablet works
Lipezet 10mg Tablet is a cholesterol absorption inhibitors. It reduces the cholesterol absorption from the intestine and lowers the levels of total cholesterol and "bad" cholesterol (LDL) in the blood.
In Depth Information on Lipezet Tablet
Expert advice for Lipezet Tablet
- Decreases total cholesterol and "bad" cholesterol (LDL). This helps prevent heart attack and stroke.
- Regular exercise and low-fat diet further help to lower levels of fat in the blood.
- Can be used with other medications to lower cholesterol.
- Notify your doctor if you experience muscle symptoms (pain or weakness), particularly if you have fever, a sick feeling or dark urine.
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 is probably unsafe to use during lactati+more
on. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
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....
Lipezet 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lipezet 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Lipezet 10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease....
Use of Lipezet 10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Lipicure 10mg Tablet, Liponorm 10mg Tablet, Aztor 5mg Tablet, Rosuvas 5mg 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.