Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet

  • Manufacturer : Novazen Pharmaceuticals
  • Composition : Pitavastatin 4mg, Ezetimibe 10mg
  • Generally Prescribed For : Helps Lower Bad Cholesterol and Fats in the Blood
  • Estimated Price : 300.00 For 10 Tablets Strip

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Uses of Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet

Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Helps Lower Bad Cholesterol and Fats in the Blood

Side effects of Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet are - Headache, Nasopharyngitis, Elevated Blood Glucose Level, Constipation, Diarrhea, Elevated Liver Enzyme Levels, Acute Renal Failure, Myoglobinuria, Arthralgia, Back or Extremity Pain, Myopathy, Myositis, Rhabdomyolysis, Pruritus, Rash, Urticaria

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

Precautions while using Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet

Do not use Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet if you are allergic to - Pitavastatin, Ezetimibe

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet.

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 Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet works

Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet contains - Pitavastatin, Ezetimibe

Pitavastatin works by slowing the production of cholesterol in the body to decrease the amount of cholesterol that may build up on the walls of the arteries and block blood flow to the heart, brain, and other parts of the body.

Ezetimibe is a drug that reduces cholesterol levels in the bloodstream. It does this in a different way to statins (the most commonly-prescribed cholesterol drugs). Statins work by inhibiting the rate at which cholesterol is manufactured in the liver, while ezetimibe impairs the absorption of cholesterol from the gut.

Dosage of Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet

The dosage of Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet 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 Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Livastat-EZ 4mg/10mg Tablet, 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.

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Interaction

Drug :- cyclosporine, erythromycin, lopinavir and ritonavir, rifampin: Increased pitavastatin exposure.

fibrates such as gemfibrozil: Increased risk of myopathy.

niacin: Increased risk of adverse skeletal muscle effects.

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