Atorvastatin + Aspirin is a combination of two medicines: Atorvastatin + Aspirin1 and Atorvastatin + Aspirin2, which prevents heart attack and stroke. Atorvastatin + Aspirin1 is a lipid-lowering medication that blocks an enzyme required in the body to make cholesterol. It lowers the "bad" cholesterol (LDL), triglycerides and raises the "good" cholesterol (HDL). Atorvastatin + Aspirin2 is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with anti-platelet action. It prevents the platelets from sticking together and decreases the formation of harmful blood clots.
Yes, Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule may cause liver damage and should be used with caution in patients who consume substantial quantities of alcohol or have a past history of liver disease.
Q. What are the recommended storage conditions for Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule?
Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Q. Can the Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule cause muscle pain?
Yes, Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule may cause muscle pain due to muscle injury. However, this side effect does not occur in everybody. Talk to your doctor as soon as possible if you are experiencing symptoms such as muscle pain or weakness.
Q. Will I need to stop Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule before surgery or dental procedure?
Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule may increase the risk of bleeding during a surgery or dental procedure. Therefore, you maybe asked by your doctor to stop taking Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule. You should not stop taking Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule on your own.
Q. What are the lifestyle changes one should adopt while taking Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule?
Making lifestyle changes can boost your health while taking Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule. Avoid smoking as smoking increases your risk of having heart attack and stroke. If you are overweight or obese, try to lose weight. You should maintain a healthy diet by including fruits and vegetable in your meals. Regular exercise can make your heart strong and decrease your risk of heart attack.
Q. Which painkiller is safe while taking Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule?
Paracetamol is safe to use while taking Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule for reducing pain. Avoid the use of other painkillers while taking Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule, as they may increase the risk of bleeding.
Q. Which medicines should I avoid while taking Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule?
Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule can interact with several medicines and can cause serious problems. Talk to your doctor and inform him about using Ozovas-AV 75 Capsule before taking any prescription or non-prescription medicine.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 18th Feb 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.