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Glihypo Plus 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Rosuvastatin(20.0 Mg)
Therapeutic classification
Hypolipidemic Drugs

Medical Description

Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S is used to control cholesterol levels in the body. Its composition includes the generic medicine rosuvastatin.

Uses of Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S

  • Cholesterol elevation
  • Heart ailments
  • Increased blood pressure

Contraindications of Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S

  • Kidney or liver disorders
  • Allergy to this medicine
  • Alcohol overconsumption
  • Lactation

Side effects of Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S

  • The common side effects of Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S include headache, stomach ache and giddiness
  • The serious side effects include heartburn, difficulty in passing stools and muscle problems

Precautions and Warnings of Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S


Can I take the medicine during pregnancy?
You should not consume this medicine if you are pregnant. Contraceptive measures must be taken if you are on this medicine.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S while breastfeeding?
Limited data is available on safety about this medicine during breastfeeding. It is unsafe to consume if you are breastfeeding to baby


Can I drive if I have consumed the medicine?
It does not affect on your ability to drive or operate any machine.


Can I consume alcohol with the medicine?
This tablet along with alcohol can severely affect the liver.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a previous history of intake of cholesterol-lowering medicines
  • You consume alcohol on a regular basis
  • You have had muscle problems in the past
  • You have kidney or liver disorders

Mode of Action of Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S

How Does It Work?

Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S works by stopping the enzyme that induces the production of bad cholesterol and increasing the level of good cholesterol.

Directions for Use of Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S

You should take the dosage of Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S as informed by your doctor. You should ensure you take it at the same time every day.

Interactions of Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S

Interactions with other medicines

Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S interacts with many medicines and can cause severe damage to the muscles if combined with them.

Interactions with food items

You should not consume grapefruit juice more than required.

Other general Interactions

Several medical conditions can get affected by this medicine. You should consult your doctor if you plan to take this medicine for any other medical condition.

Storage and disposal of Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S

You should keep this tablet in a container, and keep away from light. You should not break or open the tablet unless required. You should ensure that there is no moisture in the storage area.

Dosage of Glihypo Plus 20mg Tab 10'S


There is no particular symptom if you take more than the required medicines. The symptoms of side effects may be seen in case of an overdose.

Missed a Dose

If you happen to forget a dose, you should take it as soon as possible. You should not take more than the recommended dose. Also, you should not take a double dose.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: When can I now that this tablet is working?

A: You should undergo regular follow-ups and tests advised by your doctor. These test results will show you if the tablet is working for you. You need to visit your doctor so that the decision will be made for further use.

Q: What care must I take while on this tablet?

A: You should conduct programs that will help you in reducing your cholesterol levels. You should ensure that you avoid eating high-fat products and take up exercise daily. You should inform your physician about your pregnancy status or if you plan to become pregnant. If you have any issues with your liver or kidney function, you should consult your doctor.

Q: What are the commonly seen adverse reactions?

A: The most common adverse reactions include abdominal discomfort, muscle weakness, headache, fatigue and vomiting.

Q: Can this medicine worsen my diabetes?

A: This medicine may increase your blood sugar levels. You can ask your doctor to know about the benefits of this medicine compared to risk.

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Last Updated on: 31 Jul 2020 | 07:00 PM (IST)
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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