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Avas Cv 20mg Capsule
Avas Cv 20mg Capsule

Avas Cv 20mg Capsule

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10 Capsule(s) in Strip
115.60*
MRP 136.00
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Avas Cv 20mg Capsule Description

Avas CV is a combination of Atorvastatin and Clopidogrel. This medicine is used to prevent heart diseases like heart attack, stroke, and other disorders related to higher levels of lipids. In additio

, clopidogrel is an antiplatelet blood-thinning agent that also decreases clot formation.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹115.60
You Save₹20.40 (15% on MRP)
ContainsClopidogrel(75.0 Mg) + Atorvastatin(20.0 Mg)
UsesPrevention of heart attack, lower cholesterol
Side effectsIndigestion, nosebleed, headache, nausea, diarrhea, stomach pain
TherapyANTI-PLATELET AND HYPOLIPIDEMIC DRUGS
Check more medicines with composition as Clopidogrel(75.0 Mg) + Atorvastatin(20.0 Mg)

Uses of Avas Cv 20mg Capsule

  • Prevention of heart attack
  • Lowers higher level of cholesterol

Contraindications of Avas Cv 20mg Capsule

  • Hypersensitivity to Atorvastatin or clopidogrel
  • Active liver or kidney problems
  • Underactive thyroid
  • History of hepatitis C
  • History of stomach ulcers
  • Brain haemorrhage

Side effects of Avas Cv 20mg Capsule

  • Excessive tiredness
  • Indigestion
  • Headache
  • Nose bleed
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhoea

Precautions and Warnings of Avas Cv 20mg Capsule

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Avas Cv during pregnancy?
A:
Avas Cv is not recommended during pregnancy. The safety of this medicine in pregnancy women is not established; therefore, stop the medication in case of pregnancy and consult the doctor about the same.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Avas CV while breastfeeding?
A:
The effects of Avas Cv are unknown, and it might be best to avoid it. Therefore, please consult the doctor if you are breastfeeding before taking this medicine.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive after taking Avas Cv 20 mg capsule?
A:
Avas Cv has no influence on the ability to drive or use heavy machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with a Avas Cv capsule?
A:
You must limit alcohol intake during the medication period.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history of kidney or liver diseases
  • You have an allergy to active ingredients of the medicine

Mode of Action of Avas Cv 20mg Capsule

How Does It Work?

By inhibiting HMG-CoA reductase, atorvastatin decreases plasma cholesterol and lipoprotein serum concentrations. It also reduces cholesterol synthesis in the liver and improves the cellular uptake of ...
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Directions for Use of Avas Cv 20mg Capsule

One tablet per day is recommended; however, this might vary with the severity of the condition. Follow the advice on the prescription given by doctors.

Interactions of Avas Cv 20mg Capsule

Interactions with other medicines

  • Intake of aspirin for pain relief with Avas CV may increase the chance of bleeding
  • Proton pump inhibitors like omeprazole may reduce the effect of clopidogrel
  • Transport protein inhibitors can increase the systematic exposure of atorvastatin

Interactions with food items

Avoid heavy intake of grape juice as it decreases the efficiency of the medication

Other general Interactions

  • Before beginning treatment, liver function tests should be performed. If any underlying condition is noticed, Avas CV should be avoided
  • With patients with renal impairment or skeletal muscle problems

Storage and disposal of Avas Cv 20mg Capsule

  • Store it in a dry and cool place
  • Store it in the original form of packaging
  • Upon expiry of the product discard it safely

Dosage of Avas Cv 20mg Capsule

Overdose

Taking more than your prescribed dose of Avas CV doesn’t harm you, but if someone has overdosed on this medication, rush to the nearest hospital and consult a doctor. Symptoms like lightheadedness, di...
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Missed a Dose

If you forget to take Avas CV, take it as soon you remember. If you don't remember until the next day, skip the missed dosage and try the next day again at the usual time. Do not take a double dose to...
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: When will I feel better?

A: You may not feel any different immediately after taking medicine, but that doesn’t mean the medication isn't working. You must take medicine for the prescribed duration for long-term beneficial effects.

Q: Is it safe to take Avas CV for a long time?

A: Avas Cv is generally safer and has no serious harmful effects. However, if you notice any severe adverse effects, please consult the doctor or visit the nearest hospital.

Q: Do I need to stop taking this medication before surgery?

A: Due to the risk of bleeding, you may need to stop the medication a week before surgery. However, do not stop the medication without discussing this with the doctor.

Q: Will taking Avas CV 20mg affect my contraception?

A: As this medicine contains atorvastatin, it might slightly increase the hormones released. The pill will still work, but if excessive diarrhoea is observed due to the side effects of Avas Cv, it might reduce the efficiency of the pill.
Product Details
Brand
AVAS CV
Expires on or After
30/03/2024

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Last Updated on: 24 Mar 2022 | 09:40 PM (IST)

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