Pivasta 2mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:28 am

Pivasta 2mg Tablet

Uses of Pivasta 2mg Tablet

Pivasta 2mg 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 Pivasta 2mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Pivasta 2mg 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 Pivasta 2mg Tablet

Do not use Pivasta 2mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Pitavastatin

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Pivasta 2mg 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 Pivasta 2mg Tablet works

Pivasta 2mg Tablet contains – Pitavastatin

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.

Dosage of Pivasta 2mg Tablet

The dosage of Pivasta 2mg 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 Pivasta 2mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Pivasta 2mg 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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Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Pitava 2mg Tablet  ( Zydus Cadila )

153.97  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip


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.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.