January 26, 2023

Atorvastatin, sold under the brand names like Lipitor, Storvas, Atorva, Tonact, Aztor, Stator, Atocor, Lipicure, Atorlip, Avas, Xtor etc. among others, is a statin medication used to prevent cardiovascular disease in those at high risk and to treat abnormal lipid levels. For the prevention of cardiovascular disease, statins are a first-line treatment. The informative video is available in multiple languages including English and Marathi.

Thank you now what are the possible side effects with atroversity well like all medicines atorvastatin also has side effects but it’s not necessary that everybody gets things so if you experience any side effects please inform the doctor that particularly the serious side effects of atorvastate stop taking your tablets and immediately inform your doctor or go

To the nearest hospital emergency or casualty department now what are the serious side effects of atomic study they are relatively rare for example they may affect one in one thousand people like serious allergic reactions which cause swelling of the face tongue and throat it’s called as angioedema it can also cause severe difficulty in breathing then there can

Be serious illness with severe peeling and swelling of the skin blistering of the skin mouth eyes genitals and also associated fever skin rash with pink or red blotches especially on the plum palms or hands or soles of feet can also blister muscle weakness then it’s called as tenderness means if you press the muscle it starts giving you pain that’s called a

Tenderness or actual pain within the muscles rupture of the muscles or reddish brown discoloration of urine and particularly so if you are having high temperature and if you feel unwell so all these things if you are having there they may be there but at the same time the doctor needs to be informed i was telling you about rhabdomyolysis no rhabdomyolysis is a

Very serious side effect of heterostatin and it occurs because of abnormal muscle breakdown the muscle gets destroyed the muscle gets dissolved so it’s called as rhabdomyolysis and what is more important is it may not always go away even if you have stopped heterostatin and it can be life-threatening and can lead to kidney problems and therefore if you have

All the problems which i told you earlier please do not hesitate to contact the doctor there are certain rare side very rare side effects which can affect one in ten thousand people so we are rather now concentrating more on the commoner side effects which may affect one in 10 people so what are the common side effects of atorva setting which may affect maybe

One in ten one is inflammation of the nasal passages throat pain nosebleed allergic reactions on a milder scale which i told you earlier increase in blood sugar levels particularly if you are pre-diabetic increase in an enzyme in the body called creatine kinase headache nausea constipation wind passing indigestion diarrhea all these are gastrointestinal side

Effects joint pain muscle pain back pain and blood test results that show that your liver is not functionable so there could be some abnormal results so these are the common side effects which occur within the consumption of course you can talk to me uh i told you that there are some rare and very rare side effects which can offer which can occur in one in one

Thousand people one in ten thousand people so we just keep them in mind but that is for the doctor to decide so whenever you are getting such sort of side effects or even if you get certain effects or side effects which i have not mentioned please don’t hesitate to contact the doctor now how to store at urban tablets how to store at over certain tablets please

Remember to keep this medicine out of the site and reach of children do not use atorvastatin tablets after the expiry date which you know is normally printed on the strip as well as the box it’s called as carton it’s called as expirated this medicine frankly speaking does not require any special storage conditions but at the same time please see to it that you

Don’t keep it in sunlight or you don’t keep it in a very moist humid climate and do not throw away the medicines via wastewater or household waste now how is atorvastatin available as i said the active substance in any atorvastatin tablet is obviously atorvastating and this is given in the salt form which is called as atorvastatin calcium trihydrate so these

Tablets are film coated so it’s available in the strengths of 10 milligram 20 milligram 40 milligram and the highest strength is 80 milligram and of course they are combined with certain inactive drugs to give them to give the tablet so let’s see more of stability and firmness so this is called as in inactive ingredients and these are mostly available as strips

Of 10 tablets i hope that with this information you’ll be able to take tetoroastatin with greater confidence whenever it is prescribed to you by your doubt thank you

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