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Normalip 5mg Tablet

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Composition for Normalip 5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Normalip 5mg Tablet

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Alcohol
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MRP
21.42
₹2.14/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Normalip Tablet

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Uses of Normalip Tablet

Normalip 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high cholesterol.
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Normalip Tablet side effects

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Headache, Stomach pain, Constipation, Feeling sick, Muscle pain, Weakness, Dizziness, Increased glucose level in blood.

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How to use Normalip 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. Normalip 5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Normalip Tablet works

Normalip 5mg Tablet is a lipid-lowering medication (statin). It works by blocking an enzyme (HMG-CoA-reductase) that is required in the body to make cholesterol. It thus lowers "bad" cholesterol (LDL), triglycerides and raises "good" cholesterol (HDL).

In Depth Information on Normalip Tablet

Expert advice for Normalip Tablet

  • You have been prescribed Normalip 5mg Tablet for the treatment of high cholesterol.
  • It decreases the risk of heart disease and helps prevent strokes and heart attacks.
  • It should be taken in addition to regular exercise and low-fat diet to lower levels of fat in the blood.
  • It should be taken in the evening after dinner and before sleeping.
  • In general, Normalip 5mg Tablet is safe. However, some people may develop digestive problems like diarrhoea, gas. If any of these happen to you, take it with food.
  • Notify your doctor if you experience muscle symptoms (pain or weakness), joint pain, do not feel hungry, or if you have yellow eyes, skin or dark urine after starting the medication.
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Normalip Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Normalip Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking alcohol with Rosuvastatin increases the chances of liver dysfunction.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Normalip 5mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Normalip 5mg 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
Normalip 5mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Normalip 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Normalip 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Normalip 5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Normalip 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Normalip 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Normalip 5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Normalip Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Normalip 5mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Frequently asked questions about Normalip Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Rosuvastatin

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 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 also are harmful fats found in your blood.
Yes, Normalip can be taken with grapefruit juice. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Q. Can I take Normalip with clopidogrel?
Normalip can be taken along with clopidogrel. Normalip does not interfere with the antiplatelet action of clopidogrel. However, a high dose of clopidogrel can increase the Normalip blood concentration by 2-fold causing more chances of the side effects, so a dose adjustment for Normalip may be needed.
Normalip acts by blocking an enzyme which is important for cholesterol synthesis in our body. The activity of this enzyme is more at night time, so, it is advisable to take Normalip in the evening hours after a meal or just before going to bed to have maximum effect. However, Normalip being a longer acting statin can be taken at any time of day.
Q. Can I take Normalip with pantoprazole?
Yes, Normalip can be used along with pantoprazole. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Q. Is it safe to take Normalip with gemfibrozil?
Concomitant use of Normalip with gemfibrozil should be avoided. Gemfibrozil can increase the blood levels of Normalip and damage your muscles. If you are taking both the drugs, be careful and look for any muscle symptoms. Inform your doctor if you have muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness or dark colored urine.
Q. What is the benefit of taking Normalip with ezetimibe?
Normalip, when used with ezetimibe, helps in a better decrease in LDL cholesterol and triglyceride levels compared to Normalip alone and without any increase in side effects. This combination is very beneficial in high-risk cardiovascular disease patients as its use can decrease the risk of atherosclerotic plaque rupture and heart attack. However, ezetimibe can increase the blood levels of Normalip, so a dose adjustment may be needed when they are used together.
Q. Can I take calcium supplements with Normalip?
Normalip should not be taken with calcium supplements as calcium can decrease its absorption and hence lowers the blood levels of Normalip. This can lead to a decrease in efficacy of Normalip to lower blood cholesterol levels. To avoid this effect, there should be a gap of at least 2 hours between the two medicines.
No, Normalip is not a narcotic substance. It's a prescription medicine and is available on providing a valid prescription by a doctor.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Normalip with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Normalip with Amiodarone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Amiodarone: Tachyra, Pacenorm, Amiodon, Eurythmic, Amiodar, Ritebeat, Cordarone X, Panarol, Duron, Cordarone
Normalip with Gemfibrozil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gemfibrozil: Lopid, Regulipid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nicotinic acid / Niacin: Nicoglow
Normalip with Danazol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Danazol: Gonablok, Ladogal, Endometryl, Danogen
Normalip with Imatinib mesylate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imatinib mesylate: Imalek, Shantinib, Celonib, Imatero, Cadinib, Leukanib, Altanib, Chemotinib, Imatib A, Zealata
Normalip with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin
Normalip with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Normalip with Spiramycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Spiramycin: Spiramycin, Macromycin, Spiratox
Normalip with Bosentan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bosentan: Lupibose, Bozetan
Normalip with Cilostazol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cilostazol: Pencil, Zilast, Stozic, Preclaud, Pletoz
Normalip with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal, Hyphoral
Normalip with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Caritec
Normalip with Nifedipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nifedipine: Calnif, Depicor, Calbloc, Calcigard, Nicardia, Nepin, Nefidipine, Cardipin, Depin, Nifelat, Nifedine, Nifidip
Normalip with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: S-Amcard, Esam, Big Dvr
Normalip with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Normalip with Cyclosporine
SERIOUS
Normalip with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Normalip with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin, Clarigard, Macrobid
Normalip with Lercanidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl, Lervasc
Normalip with Ezetimibe
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ezetimibe: Ezentia, Ezzicad, Ezedoc
Normalip with Fenofibrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fenofibrate: Lipicard, Trichek, Fenolip, Stanlip, Fenocard, Fibral, Fenodac, Fenofibric, Tgr
Normalip with Azithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Azithromycin: Azitag, Maxithral, Azinova, Zithrocin, Zyloc, Nthrosin, Azilear, Rezim, Azrade, Bactiazi, Elderaze, Azilup, Laz, Aziwis, Unizith, Rti, Azimore, Azee, Azivista, Azlo, Azivent, Azibest, Morzit, Zady, Aziklin, Azinol, Azitru, Remycine, Azileb, Azita, Aznee, Nazi, Azinix, Bio AZ, Azidep, Azirite, Zicin, Azibact, Zikem, Aziagio, Azad, Azithea, Threeomycin, A24, Azimacro, Aro, Aziclass, Uzazy, Azikaa, Azid, Zofacin, Trulimax, Azlupin, Uthral, Azigreat, Aziter, Azi Faith, Azigold, Rizax, Ecothral, Cazithro, Azitex, Azitus XL, Azinkya, Izamed, Azicom, Azimed, Macrozin, Azipos, Azipeg, Aziforce, Azoo, Azipar, Azito, Azitab, Azicure, Rowezy, Azilac, Azax, Zithrokem, Azitrac, Azam, Azimount, Direkt, Servazith, Azimint, Azure, Azilin, Azest, Azinew, Azinext, Miomycin, Aziten, Aziway, Azitech, Azicox, Azindica, Aziber, Yash ZI, Zithro, Azisef, Azitin, Zarocin, Maazi, Zomycin, Azopil, Azipar O, Azithree, Azilide, Azigo, Karizma, Aziday, Zithrox, Azenas, Retramycin, Azcre, Pratham, Azoxyn, Vicon, Elzee, Azu OD, Zithcure, Xith, Azitop, Azibig, Azyric, Azifem, Azibiotic, Azifine, Aziline, Azilet, Azotis, Nanogram, Zitro, Zithium, Aziford, Azicid, Ertycin, Azeloc, Azimax, Myaz, Azirav, Zithree, Azycin, Azicrat, Ezecure, Azisoft, Qazi, Azisuper, Izabof, Zenmac, Aziwar, Azimon, Zohri, Azi Q, Azysafe, Azsuch, Azitras, Azirom, Azikem, Nuazy, Myazi, Zitromycin, Deftolide, Ronin, Nazith, Prazith, Azitsa, Azitas, Azumin, Azforin, Litazith, Flaag, Azmox, Zithromax, 3A, Azitive, Stfaz, Azilife, Azizen, Aziyug, Ortiza, AZ3, Zitis, Wiazi, Azomarc, Azimech, Azimist, Aziset, Azro, Onazit, Gemycine, Stumz, Systhral, AN 500, Azauk, Zylid, Aziruth
Normalip with Nimodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimodipine: Nimpod, Nimocer, Vasotop, Nimodec
Normalip with Voriconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Voriconazole: Vosicaz, Vorizol, Voraze, Rextro, Vhope, Vonaz, Vocozo, Voritek, Voritrop, Vorifit, Vorzu, Voritrol, Vfend, Vorizef, Vorier
Normalip with Warfarin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf
Normalip with Phenindione
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan

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