Lipikind 10mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Lipikind 10mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Lipikind 10mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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Lipikind 10 MG Description

Lipikind 10 tablet is used to lower blood cholesterol and reduce the risk of heart diseases. It contains atorvastatin as an active ingredient, known as statins. Atorvastatin decreases the synthesis of...
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ContainsAtorvastatin(10.0 Mg)
UsesHigh cholesterol and prevent heart stroke
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, diarrhoea, indigestion, body ache
ClassificationHYPOLIPIDEMIC DRUGS
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Uses of Lipikind 10 MG

  • Lipikind 10 tablet is used to lower cholesterol levels.
  • It is used to reduce the risk of heart disease.

Contraindications of Lipikind 10 MG

  • If you are allergic to atorvastatin or other components of Lipikind 10 tablet.
  • If you have or had liver disease, abnormality in the liver function test.
  • If you are treated with medicines for hepatitis C like glecaprevir/pibrentasvir.
  • If you are pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Side effects of Lipikind 10 MG

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Indigestion
  • Constipation
  • Muscule, joint pains

Precautions and Warnings of Lipikind 10 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Lipikind 10 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Avoid Lipikind 10 tablet during pregnancy, as there is little information about its effect on pregnancy. Women of childbearing age must use proper contraceptive measures while taking the medicine. If you are pregnant or pregnancy is detected while taking the medicine inform the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Lipikind 10 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not known if Lipikind 10 tablet passes into human milk. Avoid while breastfeeding. Inform the doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive after consuming the Lipikind 10 tablet?
A:
Lipikind 10 tablet has negligible influence on the ability to drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol while taking Lipikind 10 tablet?
A:
No known interaction is available of alcohol with Lipikind 10 tablet. Alcohol increases the risk of liver damage and side effects. Talk to the doctor if drink it often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You suffer from diabetes, liver or kidney disease, thyroid problems, respiratory problems, muscle-related problems.
  • You suffer from a stroke with bleeding inside the brain.
  • You suffer from muscle pains or muscle-related problems.
  • You have or in the last 7 days, taken medicine for bacterial infection like fusidic acid, as this may cause muscle injury.
  • You are an alcoholic.
  • You are elderly, above 70 years of age.
  • You are taking other medicines for health conditions.

Mode of Action of Lipikind 10 MG

How Does It Work?

Cholesterol is made by the enzyme HMG-CoA reductase. Lipikind 10 medicine inhibits the enzyme thus lowers bad cholesterol levels (LDL levels), triglyceride levels and other lipids or fats in the blood...
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Directions for Use of Lipikind 10 MG

Swallow Lipikind 10 tablet as a whole with a glass of water at a fixed time to gain optimal benefits. It must not be broken, crushed or chewed. Take it at night before going to bed.

Interactions of Lipikind 10 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines affect the way Lipikind 10 tablet works or Lipikind 10 tablet itself reduces the effectiveness of other medicines if taken at the same time.
  • Inform the physician about the medicines, supplements or herbals you take or might take to avoid possible interaction.
  • Take other cholesterol-lowering medicines, anticoagulants like warfarin, blood pressure-lowering medicines, painkillers like phenazone, anti-infectives, anti-HIV medicines like ritonavir, medicines us...
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Interactions with food items

Avoid consuming grapefruit juice during the treatment, it alters the effect of Lipikind 10 tablet.

Storage and disposal of Lipikind 10 MG

  • Store Lipikind 10 tablet at a temperature below 30°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Lipikind 10 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of Lipikind 10 tablet contact the doctor or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

Take the doses at a fixed time for the desired effect. If you have missed taking a dose of Lipikind 10 tablet take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Does Lipikind 10 tablet cause diabetes?

A: If you experience an increase in blood sugar level, inform the doctor. A slight increase in sugar level occurs after taking Lipikind 10 medicine. Regularly check the blood levels if you are on the treatment.

Q: Is Lipikind 10 tablet a blood thinner?

A: No, the medicine is not a blood thinner. Atorvastatin in the medicine has lipid-lowering action.

Q: Is Lipikind 10 tablet good for cholesterol?

A: Yes, Lipikind 10 tablet is used to lower the levels of bad cholesterol (LDL) and improve levels of good cholesterol (HDL) in the blood. It lowers the raised cholesterol levels.

Q: Home remedies that increase the treatment process?

A: Avoid fried and junk food. Avoid carbonated drinks. Exercise daily. The last meal of the day must be consumed at least 3-4 hours before bedtime.

Q: When should I take Lipikind tablets?

A: Lipikind tablets should be taken exactly as advised by the doctor. However, it can be taken at any time of the day as long as you stick to the same time every day. This will help to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body and to get optimum results.

Q: What are the side effects of Lipikind 10?

A: Feeling sick, headaches, stomach pain, indigestion, constipation are the common side effects that can be seen during the treatment, although not everyone gets them. Side effects often improve as your body gets used to the medicine.

Q: What is Lipikind 10 used for?

A: Lipikind 10 tablet is used to lower cholesterol levels. It is used to reduce the risk of heart disease.

Q: What is the compositin of Lipikind 10?

A: The composition of Lipikind 10 consists of atorvastatin as an active ingredient, known as statins.
Product Details
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LIPIKIND
Expires on or After
30/10/2022
Last Updated on: 19 May 2022 | 12:19 PM (IST)

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