OCTOLIP 10MG TABLET

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Medreich Lifecare Ltd

Composition for OCTOLIP 10MG TABLET

48.75
₹4.88/tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Substitutes for OCTOLIP TABLET

COSANOL 10MG TABLET
Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹4.5/tablet
save 8%

Medicine Overview of OCTOLIP TABLET

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Uses of OCTOLIP TABLET

Octolip 10mg tablet is used in the treatment of increased cholesterol levels in blood.
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Side effects of OCTOLIP TABLET

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Abnormal urination during the day, Dizziness, Fatigue, Increased appetite, Nose bleed, Bleeding gums, Stomach upset.

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How to use OCTOLIP 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 is better to take Octolip 10mg tablet with food.

How OCTOLIP TABLET works

Policosanol belongs to the class of drugs called lipid modifying agents. It acts by decreasing the cholesterol production in liver thereby reducing the bad cholesterol (low-density lipoprotein or LDL) level in the blood.

In Depth Information on OCTOLIP TABLET

Expert advice for OCTOLIP TABLET

  • Exercise caution when using concurrently with anticoagulants or antiplatelet drugs as it may interact with process of blood clotting. 
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Avoid if Patient is allergic to policosanol or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not give to Children below age of 18 years.
Warnings
Special precautions for OCTOLIP 10MG TABLET
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for OCTOLIP 10MG TABLET

Frequently asked questions for Policosanol

Q. Is policosanol safe and effective?
Policosanol is safe and effective if used at prescribed dose and duration as recommended by doctor
Q. Is policosanol a blood thinner?
Policosanol can modify blood coagulation and blood viscosity
Q. Is policosanol a plant sterol?
Policosanol is not a sterol but a mixture of complex alcohol like chemicals present in plant products
Q. Does policosanol reduce triglyceride levels in blood?
Yes, policosanol can reduce triglyceride levels in blood.
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