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Lipirose 10 Tablet

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Overview

Introduction of Lipirose Tablet

Lipirose 10 Tablet is a cholesterol-lowering medicine and is used for the treatment of high cholesterol or heart diseases. It lowers the amount of LDL (low density lipoproteins) and triglycerides in the body and prevents the chances of angina (chest pain), strokes, and heart attacks.

Uses of Lipirose Tablet

Lipirose Tablet side effects

Common
  • Stomach pain
  • Constipation
  • Feeling sick
  • Muscle pain
  • Weakness
  • Dizziness
  • Increased glucose level in blood
  • Headache

How to use Lipirose 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. Lipirose 10 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Lipirose Tablet works

Lipirose 10 Tablet is a lipid-lowering medication (statin). It works by blocking an enzyme (HMG-CoA-reductase) that is required by the body to make cholesterol. It thus lowers "bad" cholesterol (LDL) and triglycerides, and raises "good" cholesterol (HDL).

Lipirose Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Lipirose 10 Tablet. Taking alcohol with Rosuvastatin increases the chances of liver dysfunction.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Lipirose 10 Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the fetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Lipirose 10 Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Lipirose 10 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Lipirose 10 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lipirose 10 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Lipirose 10 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Lipirose 10 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lipirose 10 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Lipirose 10 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Lipirose Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Lipirose 10 Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Lipirose 10 Tablet treats high cholesterol by lowering "bad" cholesterol (LDL) and triglycerides (fats). It should be taken in addition to regular exercise and low-fat diet.
  • It also reduces the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • In general, Lipirose 10 Tablet is safe. It may cause diarrhea, gas or an upset stomach. If any of these happen to you, take it with food.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience fatigue, muscle weakness or muscle pain. 
  • Your doctor may monitor your liver function before starting the treatment and regularly thereafter. Inform your doctor if you notice signs of liver problem such as yellowing of skin or eyes, unusually dark urine or stomach pains.
  • Inform your doctor if you have kidney disease, liver disease or diabetes. If you are diabetic, monitor your blood sugar level regularly as Lipirose 10 Tablet may cause an increase in your blood sugar level.
  • Do not take Lipirose 10 Tablet if you are pregnant or planning to conceive.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Lipirose with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Lipirose

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I have gone through routine blood tests i m known diabetic taking ozomet m2 , lipirose 10 for cholesterol now my HBA1C 6.8,, AST 69,, ALT 96,, GGT 108,, Vit D 21,, rest tests are normal kindly suggest why ast alt and ggt are abnormal ??
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
AST/ALT/GGT IS high
High BP and cholesterol, high liver enzymrd
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
salt restricted diet, take palx seeds 1 spoon twice, daal chini powder half spoon daily, garlic 20-3 cloves daily, totaaly avoid oily food, apple cider vinegar 10 ml daily
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FAQs

Q. What should I know about high cholesterol?

Cholesterol is a type of fat present in your blood. Your total cholesterol is made up of LDL and HDL cholesterol. LDL cholesterol is called “bad” cholesterol as it can build up in the wall of your blood vessels and slow or obstruct the blood flow to your heart, brain, and other organs. This can cause heart diseases and stroke. HDL cholesterol is called “good” cholesterol as it prevents the bad cholesterol from building up in the blood vessels. Triglycerides are harmful fats found in your blood.

Q. Can I take Lipirose with grapefruit juice?

Yes, Lipirose can be taken with grapefruit juice. As per the reports, using grapefruit juice with Lipirose does not change the working of Lipirose. There have not been any reports of any harmful effects of using them together.

Q. Why should Lipirose be taken at night?

Lipirose acts by blocking an enzyme which is important for producing cholesterol in our body. This enzyme is more active at night. Therefore, it is usually advisable by the doctor to take Lipirose at night.

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