Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:41 am

Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR

Uses of Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR

Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Helps Lower Bad Cholesterol and Fats in the Blood

Side effects of Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR

The most common side effects of Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR are – Pain, Rash, Headache, Asthenia, Fatigue, Flu-Like Symptoms, Dyspepsia, Nausea/Vomiting, Rhinitis, Diarrhea, Abdominal Pain, Constipation, Flatulence, Arthralgia, Decreased Libido, Dizziness, Pruritus, Increased Appetite, Insomnia, Polyuria, Cough, Blurred Vision, Eye Floaters, Earache

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR

Do not use Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR if you are allergic to – Fenofibrate, Rosuvastatin

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR works

Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR contains – Fenofibrate, Rosuvastatin

Fenofibrate works by increasing the natural substance (enzyme) that breaks down fats in the blood.

Rosuvastatin reduces plasma cholesterol and lipoprotein levels by inhibiting HMG-CoA reductase and cholesterol synthesis in the liver and by increasing the number of LDL receptors on liver cells to enhance LDL uptake and breakdown.

Dosage of Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR

The dosage of Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR

If you forget to take a dose of Arvast-CF 10 Capsule DR, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Interaction

Drug :- bile acid sequestrants: Decreased fenofibrate absorption.

cyclosporine: Increased risk of nephrotoxicity.

HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors atorvastatin, cerivastatin, fluvastatin, lovastatin, pravastatin, simvastatin: Increased risk of myopathy, rhabdomyolysis, and acute renal failure. oral anticoagulants: Risk of bleeding.

Food :- all foods: Increased fenofibrate bioavailability when given in capsule form.

About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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