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Ecosprin Av 75mg Strip Of 15 Capsules

By USV PVT LTD
15 Capsule(s) in Strip
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MRP 55.16
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Atorvastatin(10.0 Mg) + Aspirin / Acetyl Salicylic Acid(75.0 Mg)
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ANTI-PLATELET AND HYPOLIPIDEMIC DRUGS

Medical Description

Ecosprin AV 75 capsule is a combination medicine. Ecosprin AV 75 capsule is used for the prevention of heart attack and stroke. It is also used for the treatment of abnormal cholesterol levels (dyslip...
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    Contraindications
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    Mode of Action
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    Storage and disposal
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uses

Uses of Ecosprin Av 75mg Strip Of 15 Capsules

  • Heart attack
  • Stroke
  • Dyslipidemia
contraindications

Contraindications of Ecosprin Av 75mg Strip Of 15 Capsules

  • If you have any allergic reaction to this medicine or any of the ingredients of Ecosprin AV 75 capsule.
  • If you have problems with your kidney or liver, or are suffering from gout.
  • If you have bleeding disorders.
  • If you have a history of ulcer in the stomach or small intestine.
  • If you are pregnant (last three months) or breastfeeding. ...
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  • If you are being treated with medicines for hepatitis C like Glecaprevir/ Pibrentasvir.
sideEffects

Side effects of Ecosprin Av 75mg Strip Of 15 Capsules

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Indigestion, heartburn
  • Body pain
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Ecosprin Av 75mg Strip Of 15 Capsules

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Ecosprin AV 75 Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
Ecosprin AV 75 capsules should not be taken during pregnancy, as it can be unsafe. Women of childbearing age should discuss with your doctor the importance of birth control methods and potential hazards to the unborn baby. If you think you are pregnant or might become pregnant, discontinue the treatment with this capsule and seek a safer alternative.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

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Can I take Ecosprin AV 75 Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of Ecosprin AV 75 capsule pass into breast milk. Do not take this medicine during breastfeeding unless advised by your doctor. Inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding as this medicine may harm your baby.
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Driving

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Can I drive if I have consumed Ecosprin AV 75 Capsule?
A:
It is not expected that Ecosprin AV 75 capsules would affect your ability to drive. If you do not feel well or are unable to be alert, then avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Ecosprin AV 75 Capsule?
A:
It would be best if you do not consume alcohol while taking Ecosprin AV 75 capsules as consuming alcohol may increase the risk of bleeding in the stomach and intestines. If you have any liver problems or a history of liver disease, there are increased chances of further liver damage with alcohol.
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Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any medical condition related to heart, liver, kidneys or are taking any medicine.
  • You experience muscle pain, cramps, weakness and fever after taking Ecosprin AV 75 capsule, immediately inform your doctor.
  • You experience any muscle problems after taking other lipid-lowering medicine.
  • You have diabetes, a regular blood glucose check-up is needed.
  • You have breathing difficulty.
  • You notice any unusual bleeding.
  • You consume alcohol regularly and are addicted to it.
  • You are suffering from any thyroid problems or gout.
  • You are undergoing surgery or have had an operation recently.
  • You notice black tarry stools or blood in vomit.
  • You have asthma. This medicine can worsen your asthma.
  • You have ulcers in your stomach or small intestine.
  • You experience heavy menstrual bleeding, do not take Ecosprin AV 75 capsule as it can increase the bleeding.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Ecosprin Av 75mg Strip Of 15 Capsules

How Does It Work?

  • Ecosprin AV 75 capsule works by the combined action of both components - atorvastatin and aspirin.
  • Cholesterol is made by an enzyme HMG-CoA reductase. Atorvastatin inhibits this enzyme. Therefore, lowering cholesterol and bad cholesterol (LDL levels). It also increases the good cholesterol known as...
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  • The build-up of plaque inside arteries due to an excess of cholesterol makes arteries narrow which can restrict blood flow and lead to blood clots. Aspirin in low doses stops the platelets from formin...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Ecosprin Av 75mg Strip Of 15 Capsules

Ecosprin AV 75 capsules should be taken as directed by the physician. Swallow it as a whole. Do not crush or chew the capsule. You should take this medicine regularly at a fixed time. Do not consume i...
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interactions

Interactions of Ecosprin Av 75mg Strip Of 15 Capsules

Interactions with other medicines

  • Ecosprin AV 75 capsule contains Atorvastatin and Aspirin, any interactions that are seen with these two components when taken alone may occur with this combination too.
  • Do not take Ecosprin AV 75 capsules with hepatitis medicines like Glecaprevir/ Pibrentasvir.
  • Concomitant use of this capsule along with medicines used for thinning of the blood (e.g. Warfarin) can increase the risk of bleeding.
  • Increased risk of muscle damage and serious side effects can occur if taken with Niacin, Cyclosporine, Clarithromycin, Itraconazole, Tacrolimus and Ezetimibe.
  • Medicines used to treat high blood pressure or any heart problems like Amlodipine and Digoxin can increase the side effects of the Ecosprin AV 75 capsule when taken concomitantly.
  • This medicine may interfere with medicines used for high BP like Ramipril and Lisinopril.
  • Avoid the use of painkillers while taking this capsule as it can lead to stomach bleeding.

Interactions with food items

You should avoid having grapefruit juice while taking this capsule as grapefruit may alter the effect of Ecosprin AV 75 capsules.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Ecosprin Av 75mg Strip Of 15 Capsules

Store Ecosprin AV 75 capsules in a cool and dry place and away from light. Keep it away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Ecosprin Av 75mg Strip Of 15 Capsules

Overdose

  • Symptoms of overdose include ringing in the ears, dizziness, headache, nausea, vomiting and stomach ache, sweating, fever, increased pulse or breathing rate, fits and low blood sugar.
  • If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken too much of Ecosprin AV 75 capsules, then contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

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

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Ecosprin AV 75 capsule?

A: Ecosprin AV 75 capsule contains a combination of two medicines - Atorvastatin and Aspirin and is used in treating increased cholesterol, especially when associated with the risk of heart diseases like a heart attack or stroke.

Q: Is Ecosprin 75 mg and Ecosprin AV 75 mg the same medicine?

A: No, they are not the same medicine. Ecosprin AV 75 capsule contains Aspirin, whereas Ecosprin AV 75 capsule contains a combination of Aspirin and Atorvastatin.

Q: Can I discontinue Ecosprin AV 75 capsule on our own?

A: No, do not stop taking Ecosprin AV 75 capsule suddenly, as it could worsen your condition. Instead, consult your doctor and your doctor may adjust your dose as per your needs.

Q: What diet I should follow while taking Ecosprin AV 75 capsules?

A: Patients should be placed on an appropriate lipid-lowering diet. Eat plenty of soluble fibres as it will help reduce the absorption of cholesterol. Eat fruits, vegetables & limit intake of packaged food, drinks and alcohol. Fish in omega-3 fatty acids will help raise levels of good cholesterol. Limit salt intake, it will not lower but help you keep blood pressure in check and lower the risk of heart diseases.

Q: Can I take Ecosprin AV 75 capsule before undergoing any surgery?

A: Before you undergo any surgeries or during medical emergencies, inform your doctor that you are on treatment with Ecosprin AV 75 capsule, as it contains a low dose of aspirin that acts as a blood thinner. It needs to be stopped before performing surgical procedures to avoid the risk of bleeding.

Q: Can I take Ecosprin AV 75 capsules if I am planning a baby?

A: Ecosprin AV 75 capsules 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 Ecosprin AV 75 a blood thinner?

A: Ecosprin AV 75 contains a low dose of aspirin that acts as blood thinner along with this it also contains cholesterol-lowering medicine atorvastatin. It is a medicine used for the treatment of abnormal cholesterol levels and prevents heart attack and stroke.

Q: Can Ecosprin AV 75 be used for blood pressure?

A: No, Ecosprin AV 75 should not be used for the treatment of high blood pressure. It is a medicine used for the treatment of abnormal cholesterol levels.

Q: Is Ecosprin AV 75 effective for abnormal cholesterol?

A: Yes, it works by lowering "bad" cholesterol (LDL), triglycerides and raises the "good" cholesterol (HDL) levels in the body. This also reduces the risk of heart attack and stroke.

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ContainsAtorvastatin(10.0 Mg),Aspirin / Acetyl Salicylic Acid(75.0 Mg)
UsesAbnormal cholesterol, prevent heart attack & stroke
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, diarrhoea, indigestion
Last Updated on: 10 Nov 2021 | 10:28 AM (IST)
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