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Atorfirst F Tablet

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Atorfirst F Tablet

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Atorvastatin, Fenofibrate साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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  1. Atorfirst F Benefits & Uses
  2. Atorfirst F Dosage & How to Take
  3. Atorfirst F Side Effects
  4. Atorfirst F Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Atorfirst F with Other Drugs
  6. Atorfirst F Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Atorfirst F
  8. Atorfirst F Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Atorfirst F Benefits & Uses

Atorfirst F is used to treat the following -

  1. High Cholesterol
  2. High Triglycerides
  3. Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  4. High Lipoprotein

Atorfirst F Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Atorfirst F

Atorvastatin
Fenofibrate

Atorfirst F Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Atorfirst F is used -

  1. Chills
  2. Fever Severe
  3. Itching or burning
  4. Headache Severe
  5. Weakness
  6. Shortness of Breath Severe
  7. Joint pain
  8. Muscle Ache Severe
  9. Nausea or vomiting

Atorfirst F Related Warnings

Is the use of Atorfirst F safe for pregnant women?

Atorfirst F can have harmful effects in pregnant women. If you experience any discomfort after using Atorfirst F, then discontinue the use and take your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Atorfirst F safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Atorfirst F. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you consult your doctor.

Moderate

What is the effect of Atorfirst F on the Kidneys?

Atorfirst F may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Atorfirst F on the Liver?

Atorfirst F is rarely harmful for the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Atorfirst F on the Heart?

Information about safety of Atorfirst F for heart is not available since scientific research on this is yet to be done.

Unknown

Severe Interaction of Atorfirst F with Other Drugs

Atorfirst F should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Atorfirst F Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Atorfirst F unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Allergy
  2. Kidney Disease
  3. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Atorfirst F

Is this Atorfirst F habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Atorfirst F is addictive.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Atorfirst F will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.

Safe

Is it safe?

Atorfirst F should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Atorfirst F cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

No

Atorfirst F Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Atorfirst F

Taking Atorfirst F with food does not cause any problems.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Atorfirst F

Consuming Atorfirst F with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe

Atorfirst F FAQs

Question almost 2 years ago

How to take Atorfirst F?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS , General Physician

Atorfirst F comes in form of a tablet and ideally, it should be taken by mouth once daily as advised by your doctor. It can be taken with food or without food at any time of the day. Precautions must be taken in patients with liver disease, diabetes, and hypothyroidism.

Question almost 2 years ago

Is Atorfirst F safe to use?

Dr. Keshu Lal Damor MBBS , General Physician, Other, Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Yes, Atorfirst F is safe to use, if taken in a prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, few side effects are observed at regular doses such as confusion, diarrhea, joint pain, and muscle pain. Do not hesitate to inform your doctor if you are facing any of the above.

Question almost 2 years ago

Can Atorfirst F cause diarrhea?

Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Atorfirst F has been reported to cause diarrhea but this occurs in a few cases only. It is the most common side effect of this medicine. Drink plenty of fluids while you are taking this medicine. If you are experiencing severe diarrhea after taking this drug, consult your doctor immediately without any further delay. 

Question about 2 years ago

How does Atorfirst F work?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS , General Physician

Atorfirst F works by inhibiting an enzyme (HMG-CoA reductase) which is responsible for cholesterol synthesis in our body, its inhibition results in increased levels of HDL (good cholesterol) and decreased levels of LDL (bad cholesterol) which lowers the risk of developing heart disease and helps in preventing strokes

Question over 1 year ago

Can I take Atorfirst F in the morning?

Dr. Keshu Lal Damor MBBS , General Physician, Other, Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Yes, Atorfirst F can be taken in the morning. It can be taken anytime once in a day with food or without food or as advised by your doctor.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Lipitor® (Atorvastatin Calcium)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 637-638
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 646-650
  4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Triglide (fenofibrate)
  5. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 639-640
  6. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 551-552
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