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Xtor

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Xtor

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Atorvastatin साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Xtor Information

Xtor Benefits & Uses

Xtor is used to treat the following -

Xtor 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 Xtor

Atorvastatin

Xtor Side Effects

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

  1. Musculoskeletal Disorders
  2. Allergic reaction
  3. Headache Common
  4. Nausea or vomiting
  5. Indigestion Mild
  6. Nasopharyngitis
  7. Diarrhoea
  8. Flatulence Mild
  9. Constipation Mild
  10. Increased level of Creatine Phosphokinase (CPK) in the blood
  11. Erectile Dysfunction Rare
  12. Increased Glucose level in the blood
  13. Joint Swelling
  14. Memory problems

Xtor Related Warnings

Is the use of Xtor safe for pregnant women?

Xtor should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

Severe

Is the use of Xtor safe during breastfeeding?

Side effects of Xtor for breastfeeding are little to none, so you can take it without doctor's advice.

Mild

What is the effect of Xtor on the Kidneys?

Kidney can be affected by Xtor. 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 Xtor on the Liver?

Xtor may cause harmful effects on liver. if you feel it's having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Xtor on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Xtor on the heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Xtor with Other Drugs

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

Xtor Contraindications

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

  1. Hypothyroidism
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Kidney Disease
  4. Diabetes
  5. Alcoholism
  6. Trauma

Frequently asked Questions about Xtor

Is this Xtor habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Xtor.

No

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

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

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Xtor only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Xtor in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Xtor Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Xtor

Taking Xtor with some specific foods may delay its effect. Talk to your doctor about this.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Xtor

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

Severe
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