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Statin

Manufactured by: Indica Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Lovastatin

Prescription Required

215 people have bought this recently

Statin

Manufactured by: Indica Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Lovastatin

Prescription Required

215 people have bought this recently

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Statin Information

Statin Benefits & Uses

Statin is used to treat the following -

Statin 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 Statin

Lovastatin

Statin Side Effects

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

  1. हड्डियों या मांसपेशियों या जोड़ों में दर्द
  2. सिरदर्द सौम्य
  3. मतली या उलटी
  4. अपच
  5. लिवर एंजाइमों में वृद्धि
  6. दस्त
  7. पेट की गैस सौम्य
  8. कब्ज मध्यम (और पढ़ें - कब्ज के घरेलू उपाय)
  9. ग्लूकोज के स्तर में वृद्धि
  10. संक्रमण
  11. इन्फ्लुएंजा जैसे लक्षण
  12. कमर दर्द सौम्य (और पढ़ें - कमर दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  13. मांसपेशियों में दर्द सौम्य (और पढ़ें - मांसपेशियों में दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  14. चक्कर आना सौम्य (और पढ़ें - चक्कर आने पर करें ये घरेलू उपाय)
  15. लाल चकत्ते
  16. मांसपेशियों में ऐंठन (दर्दनाक)

Statin Related Warnings

Is the use of Statin safe for pregnant women?

Statin shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Statin safe during breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding women can take Statin as it bears very minor side effects for them.

Mild

What is the effect of Statin on the Kidneys?

Kidney can be affected by Statin. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Statin on the Liver?

There may be an adverse effect on the liver after taking Statin. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Statin on the Heart?

Statin may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Statin with Other Drugs

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

Statin Contraindications

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

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Kidney Cancer
  3. Alcoholism
  4. Jaundice
  5. Kidney Disease
  6. Trauma

Frequently asked Questions about Statin

Is this Statin habit forming or addictive?

Statin does not cause addiction.

No

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

Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Statin since it does not cause drowsiness.

Safe

Is it safe?

Statin should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Statin is not used to treat mental disorders.

No

Statin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Statin

Statin may take longer to act if you eat some foods while taking it. Follow your doctor's advice on this.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Statin

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

Severe

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References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 646-649
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 637
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Mevacor® (lovastatin)
  4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Altoprev® (lovastatin)