Each film coated tablet contains : Atorvastatin IP 5 Mg
10X3X10 TABS (ALU-ALU)
Atorvastatin is used along with a proper diet to help lower “bad” cholesterol and fats (such as LDL, triglycerides) and raise “good” cholesterol (HDL) in the blood. It belongs to a group of drugs known as “statins.” It works by reducing the amount of cholesterol made by the liver. Lowering “bad” cholesterol and triglycerides and raising “good” cholesterol decreases the risk of heart disease and helps prevent strokes and heart attacks.
Atorvastatin 5 MG Tablet is used to reduce the levels of bad cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood. Along with taking this medicine, a change in diet and regular exercise is recommended. The medicine helps in reducing the long-term cardiovascular risks such as stroke, heart attacks, chest pain etc.
SIDE EFFECTS :
- Difficulty in swallowing
- Impaired liver function
- Joint pain
- Muscle pain
- Running Nose
- Difficulty in breathing
This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.