Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules
Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules
Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules
Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules
Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules
Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

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Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules Description

Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule is used to lower the bad cholesterol level and reduce the chances of heart stroke. It is a combination medicine containing atorvastatin and aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid) as ...
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ContainsAspirin / Acetyl Salicylic Acid(75.0 Mg),Atorvastatin(20.0 Mg)
UsesLipid lowering, heart disease
Side effectsNausea, headache, diarrhea, body pain
ClassificationHYPOLIPIDEMIC DRUGS
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Uses of Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule is used for the treatment of increased cholesterol, especially when associated with the risk of heart disease, heart attack or stroke.

Contraindications of Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

  • If you have any allergic reaction to atorvastatin, aspirin or any of the ingredients of Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule.
  • If you have bleeding disorders.
  • If you have a history of ulcers in the stomach or small intestine.
  • If you have gout.
  • If you have kidney or liver problems.
  • If you are pregnant (last three months) or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking medicines for cancer or rheumatoid arthritis (like methotrexate - more than 15 mg per week).
  • If you are being treated with medicines for hepatitis C like Glecaprevir/Pibrentasvir.

Side effects of Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

  • Diarrhoea
  • Common cold
  • Nausea
  • Body pain (joint, back, throat, muscle)

Precautions and Warnings of Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule during pregnancy?
A:
Pregnant women should not take the Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule as it may be unsafe during pregnancy. If you think you are pregnant or might become pregnant, discontinue the treatment and immediately contact your doctor. Please consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of the Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule passes into the breastmilk. Thus, you should not take this medicine if you are breastfeeding unless it is advised by your doctor. Please consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule?
A:
Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule is unlikely to affect your driving abilities.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule?
A:
It would be best if you do not take alcohol while taking the Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule. Drinking alcohol may increase the risk of bleeding in the stomach and intestines. If you have or had any liver disease, there are increased chances of further liver damage with alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have pre-existing medical conditions like liver or kidney disease, respiratory problems, thyroid disorders, bleeding disorders, hypertension, gout, etc.
  • You experience muscle pain, cramps, weakness and fever after taking this medicine, immediately inform your doctor.
  • You experience any muscle problems after taking other lipid-lowering medicines.
  • You are addicted to alcohol.
  • You are undergoing surgery or had an operation recently.
  • You notice black tarry stools or blood in vomit.
  • You have ulcers in your stomach or small intestine.
  • You experience heavy menstrual bleeding, do not take this medicine as it can increase the bleeding.
  • You are taking medicine for bacterial infections like fusidic acid as this may cause serious muscle injury.
  • You have diabetes, a regular blood glucose check-up is needed.

Mode of Action of Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

How Does It Work?

  • Cholesterol is made by the enzyme HMG-CoA reductase. Atorvastatin inhibits this enzyme. Therefore, lowering cholesterol and bad cholesterol (LDL levels). It also increases the good cholesterol known a...
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  • Aspirin in low doses stops the platelets from forming a clot so that the blood can flow without any obstruction in the arteries.

Directions for Use of Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

  • Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule should be taken as a whole with a glass of water at a fixed time to gain optimal benefit.
  • It should not be broken, crushed or chewed.
  • It is recommended to take it at night before going to bed.

Interactions of Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can interfere with the action of Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule or Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule itself can affect the action of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Always inform your doctor about all the medicine you are taking, that includes all prescribed or non-prescribed herbal medicines, dietary supplements as well as other treatment if you are taking for a...
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  • In particular, if you are taking medicines for hepatitis like glecaprevir, anticoagulants like warfarin, other hypertensive medicines, antibiotics like clarithromycin, antifungal medicines, immunosupp...
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  • Avoid the use of painkillers as they can lead to stomach bleeding.

Interactions with food items

Intake of grapefruit juice should be limited in quantity as grapefruit may alter the effect of Ecosprin AV.

Storage and disposal of Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

  • Store Ecosprin AV at or below 30°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Check the expiry date before starting the treatment.

Dosage of Ecosprin Av 75/20mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose of Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule include ringing in the ears, dizziness, headache, nausea, vomiting and stomach ache, sweating, fever, increased pulse or breathing rate, fits and low ...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed a dose of Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What if my daily schedule interferes with taking the Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule?

A: Try to take your medicine at the same time every day. Try connecting your medicine with daily activities such as brushing your teeth at night or having your dinner. It may help you to remember. Keep a daily calendar or set an alarm clock to go off at the time you need to take your medicine. You can also use a pillbox with the days of the week on it.

Q: What are the precautions I need to follow while taking the Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule?

A: Before you undergo any surgeries or during medical emergencies, inform your doctor that you are on treatment with the Ecosprin AV 75, as it contains Aspirin and excess of it can cause bleeding disorders.

Q: I am on Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule and planning a pregnancy. What precautions do I need to take?

A: Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule should not be taken during or before conceiving. Use effective contraception to avoid pregnancy when on this medicine. If you are planning a pregnancy, inform the same to your doctor. Your doctor may change this medicine to a safer alternative.

Q: Is the Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule effective?

A: Yes, the Ecosprin-AV 75 is effective when you take it as advised by your doctor for the stated duration. Taking more than the prescribed dose of this medicine cannot be harmful and increase associated side effects.

Q: What is the Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule?

A: Ecosprin AV 75/20 capsule is a combination medicine containing atorvastatin and aspirin. It reduces the risk of clot formation within the blood vessels, thereby reducing the risk of heart disease, heart attack and stroke. It acts by lowering the levels of bad cholesterol in the body and increasing the levels of good cholesterol.

Q: Can Ecosprin AV 75/20 prevent a heart attack?

A: Yes, Ecosprin AV 75/20 can help prevent heart attack and stroke.

Q: How long I can safely take Ecosprin AV 75/20?

A: Doctors usually prescribe this medicine for a longer duration like for weeks or several months, depending upon the severity of the heart disorder. You have to take this medicine for a prescribed duration.

Q: Can I take Ecosprin AV 75 after lunch?

A: You should take Ecosprin av 75 exactly as recommended by your doctor. It's best to take it with or just after food. This will make it less likely to upset your stomach.

Q: Does Ecosprin AV cause gas?

A: Stomach discomfort, flatulence or gas are some of the side effects that can be seen during the treatment with Ecosprin Av 75. Although not everyone gets them. Side effects often improve as your body gets used to the medicine.
Product Details
Brand
ECOSPRIN AV
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/10/2023
Last Updated on: 04 Mar 2022 | 04:52 PM (IST)

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