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Aqvas Ez Tablet

By AQUILA LABS
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 192.00
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Aqvas Ez Tablet Description

Aqvas Ez Tablet contains atorvastatin and ezetimibe as active ingredients. It is used to treat high levels of cholesterol in the body, also known as hypercholesterolemia. This medicine acts by lowerin...
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ContainsAtorvastatin(10.0 Mg),Ezetimibe(10.0 Mg)
UsesHigh cholesterol level
Side effectsFatigue, muscle pain, abdominal pain, diarrhoea
ClassificationHYPOLIPIDEMIC DRUGS
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Uses of Aqvas Ez Tablet

Aqvas Ez Tablet is used to treat high cholesterol level (hypercholesterolemia).

Contraindications of Aqvas Ez Tablet

  • If you are allergic to atorvastatin, ezetimibe or any other ingredients of Aqvas Ez Tablet.
  • If you have liver disease or persistent increase in liver enzymes.
  • If you are pregnant or a breastfeeding woman.

Side effects of Aqvas Ez Tablet

  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Muscle pain
  • Nausea

Precautions and Warnings of Aqvas Ez Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Aqvas Ez Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Aqvas Ez should not be taken during pregnancy. Use effective contraceptive method while on this medicine. Talk to your doctor if you are planning pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Aqvas Ez Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not known whether the component of Aqvas Ez passes into the breast milk. Thus, it is advised to avoid breastfeeding the newborn baby while on this medicine.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Aqvas Ez Tablet?
A:
If you experience dizziness after taking Aqvas Ez, it is advised to avoid or be cautious while driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Aqvas Ez Tablet?
A:
You should not consume alcohol while on Aqvas Ez. Talk to your doctor if you consume it too often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have or had kidney, liver or heart disease.
  • You or your family has a history of muscle disorder or muscle spasm and condition due to Aqvas Ez.
  • You have a thyroid disease.
  • You are an elderly person.
  • You experience any undesired side effects after taking this Tablet.
  • You are on any other medicines.
  • You have diabetes or lung disease.
  • Aqvas Ez should not be used in children below 18 years of age.

Mode of Action of Aqvas Ez Tablet

How Does It Work?

  • Ezetimibe acts by blocking the cholesterol absorption receptor present in the small intestine leading to a decrease in absorption of cholesterol to the liver and thereby reducing liver cholesterol sto...
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  • Atorvastatin inhibits the enzyme HMG-CoA reductase, which is responsible for the production of cholesterol. Thereby, helping in lowering the bad cholesterol levels (LDL) and boosting the production of...
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Directions for Use of Aqvas Ez Tablet

  • You should take Aqvas Ez Tablet regularly at a fixed time and as directed by your doctor.
  • This medicine can be taken with or without food.
  • Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than that recommended.

Interactions of Aqvas Ez Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Aqvas Ez works or Aqvas Ez Tablet itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
  • Especially if you are taking anti-HIV medicines, antibiotics or antifungal medicines, anti-convulsant, blood thinners, antacids, antihypertensive medicines, painkillers, etc.

Interactions with food items

Grapefruit juice intake should be limited.

Storage and disposal of Aqvas Ez Tablet

  • Store below 30°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep the medication away from moisture and direct sunlight.
  • Keep away from children and pets.
  • Do not flush the unused tablets or discard them in household waste.

Dosage of Aqvas Ez Tablet

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of Aqvas Ez, inform your doctor immediately or visit your nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

Do not skip any dose. Take your missed dose as soon as you remember it. If it's time for the next scheduled dose, avoid the missed dose. Do not take a double dose of Aqvas Ez Tablet to compensate for ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Aqvas Ez a blood thinner?

A: No, Aqvas Ez Tablet is not a blood thinner. It is a cholesterol-lowering medicine that reduces bad cholesterol in the blood and the risk of heart diseases.

Q: Can I stop taking Aqvas Ez Tablet on my own?

A: No, you should not suddenly stop taking Aqvas Ez without consulting your doctor. Otherwise, it may worsen the condition.
Product Details
Brand
AQVAS EZ
Expires on or After
25/09/2022
Last Updated on: 17 Jun 2022 | 04:37 PM (IST)

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