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Simvas 20mg Tablet

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Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Simvas 20mg Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called statins. It is used to lower cholesterol and to reduce the risk of heart disease. Cholesterol is a fatty substance that builds up in your blood vessels and causes narrowing, which may lead to a heart attack or stroke.

Simvas 20mg Tablet is a widely prescribed medicine and is regarded as safe for long-term use. It can be taken with or without food, taking it with food may reduce the chances of nausea. Taking it regularly in the evening helps to maximize its effects. Most people with high cholesterol do not feel ill, but stopping your medicine may increase your cholesterol levels, making your condition worse and increasing your risk of heart disease and stroke.

It is important to have your cholesterol levels checked regularly. This medicine is only one part of the treatment program which should also include a healthy diet, regular exercise, smoking cessation, moderation of alcohol intake, and weight reduction. You can eat normally while taking this medicine, but try to avoid foods that are high in fat.

Common side effects of this medicine include upper respiratory infection, headache, abdominal pain, constipation, and nausea. These are usually mild and disappear after a short time. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you notice any yellowing of your eyes or get repeated or unexplained muscle pains.

This medicine should not be used in conditions such as liver disease. Also, pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers should not take this medicine as it may harm the developing baby. Diabetic patients should monitor their blood sugar levels while taking this medicine, as it may lead to an increase in blood sugar levels.

ఉపయోగాలు Simvas Tablet (Uses of Simvas Tablet in Telugu)

  • రక్తంలో పెరిగిన కొలెస్ట్రాల్ స్థాయి

యొక్క దుష్ప్రభావాలు (Side effects of Simvas Tablet in Telugu)

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Simvas

  • తలనొప్పి
  • పొట్ట నొప్పి
  • మలబద్ధకం
  • కండరాల నొప్పి
  • బలహీనత
  • మైకం
  • రక్తంలో పెరిగిన గ్లూకోజ్ స్థాయి

ఎలా ఉపయోగించాలి Simvas Tablet (How to use Simvas Tablet in Telugu)

దీన్ని డాక్టర్ సూచించిన మోతాదులో , తగినంత కాలం వాడాలి. దీన్ని నేరుగా మింగాలి. నమలడం లేదా చప్పరించటం చేయొద్దు. Simvas 20mg Tabletను ఆహారంతో తీసుకోవడం మంచిది.

ఎలాSimvas Tablet పనిచేస్తుంది (How Simvas Tablet works in Telugu)

శరీరంలో కొలెస్ట్రాల్ తయారీకి అవసరమైన ఎంజైమును Simvas 20mg Tablet పాక్షికంగా నిరోధించితగుమొత్తంలోనే కొలెస్ట్రాల్ ఉత్పత్తి అయ్యేలా చేస్తుంది.

హెచ్చరికలు (Safety Advice in Telugu)

ఆల్కహాల్
సురక్షితం కాదు
Simvas 20mg Tabletతో మద్యం సేవించడం సురక్షితం కాదు.
గర్భధారణ
సురక్షితం కాదు
Simvas 20mg Tabletను గర్భధారణ సమయంలో ఉపయోగించడం అధికంగా సురక్షితం కాదు.
మానవ మరియు జంతు అధ్యయనాల్లో పిండంపై గణనీయమైన ప్రతికూల ప్రభావాలను చూపించాయి. దయచేసి మీ వైద్యుడిని సంప్రదించండి.
చనుబాలివ్వడం
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
బిడ్డకు పాలిచ్చే తల్లులు Simvas 20mg Tablet వాడటం మంచిదికాకపోవచ్చు. ఈ మందు మానవ వినియోగం విషయంలో ఉన్న సమాచారం ప్రకారం ఇది బిడ్డకు చెప్పుకోదగ్గ స్థాయిలో హానిచేయొచ్చు.
డ్రైవింగ్
సురక్షితం కాదు
Simvas 20mg Tablet వాడటం వల్ల మీకు కళ్ళు తిరగటం, మగత లేదా అలసటగా అనిపించొచ్చు. ఇలాంటప్పుడు వాహనాలు నడపటం చేయొద్దు.
మూత్రపిండాలు
జాగ్రత్త అవసరం
మీరు కిడ్నీ వ్య్దాధి ముదిరిన దశలో ఉన్న రోగి అయితే Simvas 20mg Tablet తగు జాగ్రత్తలతో వాడాలి. ఈ విషయం మీ వైద్యుడితో చెప్పండి. తద్వారా వారు Simvas 20mg Tablet మోతాదులో తగిన మార్పులు సూచిస్తారు.
కాలేయం
జాగ్రత్త అవసరం
కాలేయ వ్యాధి ఉన్న రోగులు Simvas 20mg Tablet వాడే విషయంలో తగు జాగ్రత్తలతో వాడాలి. ఈ విషయం మీ వైద్యుడితో చెప్పండి. తద్వారా వారు Simvas 20mg Tablet మోతాదులో తగిన మార్పులు సూచిస్తారు.

మీరు Simvas యొక్క మోతాదును కోల్పోతే ఏమి చేయాలి?

If you miss a dose of Simvas 20mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose

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Expert Advice

  • Simvas 20mg Tablet కేవలం వైద్యుడి ద్వారా సూచించినది మాత్రమే తీసుకోండి.
  • Simvas 20mg Tabletను వాడేటప్పుడు మద్యం తీసుకోవడం నివారించండి, అది కాలేయం మీద ఈ మందు యొక్క ప్రతికూల ప్రభావాలను మరింత తీవ్రతరం చేయవచ్చు.
  • మీరు చెప్పలేని కండర నొప్పి లేదా బలహీనతను ఎదుర్కొంటే మీ వైద్యునికి తెలియచేయండి, అది తీవ్రమైన మూత్రపిండ సమస్యలకు దారితీయవచ్చు. 
  • Simvas 20mg Tabletతో నియాసిన్ తీసుకోవద్దు. నియాసిన్ కండారాల మీద Simvas 20mg Tablet యొక్క దుష్ప్రభావాలను పెంచవచ్చు, ఇది తీవ్రమైన మూత్రపిండ సమస్యలకు దారితీయవచ్చు. 

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Delta valerolactones derivative
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
CARDIAC

Interaction with Drugs

ఈ కింద ఉన్న మందులతో Simvas తీసుకుంటే వేరే సైడ్ ఎఫెక్ట్స్ మరియు ఇతర తీవ్ర దుష్పరిణామాలు రావచ్చు.
Brand(s): Art-X, Cardasol, Amione
ప్రాణహాని
Brand(s): Clarimac, CLR, Claripax
ప్రాణహాని
Brand(s): Arthrox, Ciresto, Eromax
ప్రాణహాని
Brand(s): Zuroxy
ప్రాణహాని

Patient Concerns

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Normal stomach pain guide me plz
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Physician
take meftal spas one tab sosand neksium 20mg 1 tablet
Stomach light pain after talking vibrant After talking pain killer(vovran
Dr. Tapas Kumbhkar
Internal Medicine
Take this medicine after meal and also take Tab Tablet 20mg 1OD for 5 days
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User Feedback


FAQs

Q. What should I know about high cholesterol?

Cholesterol is a type of fat present in your blood. Total cholesterol is determined by the total amount of LDL and HDL cholesterol in the body. LDL cholesterol is called “bad” cholesterol. Bad cholesterol 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 disease and stroke. HDL cholesterol is called “good” cholesterol as it prevents the bad cholesterol from building up in the blood vessels. High levels of triglycerides are also harmful for you.

Q. What is Simvas 20mg Tablet used for? How does it work?

Simvas 20mg Tablet belongs to a class of medicines called statins that lower the cholesterol in the blood. It is used along with a healthy diet and exercise to reduce bad cholesterol and increase the amount of good cholesterol in the blood. It works by slowing the production of cholesterol in the liver in order to decrease the amount of cholesterol that accumulates on the walls of arteries. Improving the levels of cholesterol in the blood helps to reduce the risk of heart attack or stroke.

Q. When should I take Simvas 20mg Tablet?

Simvas 20mg Tablet is generally taken once a day preferably in the evening after dinner. Try taking this medicine at the same time every day to help remember when to take it.

Q. For how long should I take Simvas 20mg Tablet?

You may need to take Simvas 20mg Tablet for life or for as long as directed by your doctor. The cholesterol levels will be maintained only till you are taking Simvas 20mg Tablet. Stopping Simvas 20mg Tablet without starting a different treatment may increase your cholesterol levels again. This medicine has only a few side effects and is usually considered safe if taken as directed by the doctor.

Q. What foods should be avoided when taking Simvas 20mg Tablet?

Simvas 20mg Tablet is used to decrease your blood cholesterol levels. Therefore, to seek the best results of this medicine, you should avoid foods which are high in calories like fried food and junk food. It is recommended to eat a low-fat and low-cholesterol diet. Be sure to follow all the exercise and dietary recommendations made by your doctor or dietician.

Q. Does Simvas 20mg Tablet make you tired?

Yes, Simvas 20mg Tablet can make you feel tired. This is because they reduce the energy supply to the muscles in the body. However, the exact reason behind the phenomenon is unknown and needs more research. Tiredness usually occurs after exertion. Generalized fatigue is more often seen in people with heart disease or those suffering from liver illness. Simvas 20mg Tablet also causes muscle damage which further worsens the tiredness and so you must consult your doctor if you feel tired while taking Simvas 20mg Tablet.

Q. Can I take alcohol with Simvas 20mg Tablet?

No, it is not advised to take alcohol with Simvas 20mg Tablet. This is because the risk of developing liver problems increases if you drink alcohol while taking this medicine. Moreover, there is a significant increase in the triglyceride levels if Simvas 20mg Tablet is taken along with alcohol. This can further lead to liver damage and also worsen some of the side effects such as muscle pain, muscle weakness and tenderness. People with liver problems are therefore advised not to take Simvas 20mg Tablet without consulting their doctor. They must also refrain from consuming alcohol while taking this medicine to get maximum benefit.

Q. Is Simvas 20mg Tablet safe to take?

Yes, Simvas 20mg Tablet is safe to use if used as prescribed by the doctor and if the doctor's instructions are followed. The side effects of this medicine are few and do not occur in everyone.

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