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Storfib Ls Tablet

By RANBAXY LABORATORIES (SUN PHARMA)
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Storfib Ls Tablet Description

Storfib Ls Tablet is used to lower the increased cholesterol and triglyceride in the blood along with a low-fat diet and lifestyle changes. It is a combination medicine containing atorvastatin and fen...
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ContainsFenofibrates(80.0 Mg),Atorvastatin(10.0 Mg)
UsesHigh cholesterol
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, indigestion, diarrhoea, joint pain
ClassificationHYPOLIPIDEMIC DRUGS
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Uses of Storfib Ls Tablet

Storfib Ls Tablet is used to lower excess cholesterol and triglyceride present in the blood along with a low-fat diet and lifestyle changes in patients having normal liver and kidney function.

Contraindications of Storfib Ls Tablet

  • If you are allergic to atorvastatin, fenofibrate, or any other ingredient of Storfib Ls Tablet.
  • If you have kidney disease or liver disease.
  • If you have gallbladder disease.
  • If you are pregnant or a lactating mother.

Side effects of Storfib Ls Tablet

  • Nausea
  • Loose motion
  • Joint pain
  • Headache
  • Indigestion

Precautions and Warnings of Storfib Ls Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Storfib Ls Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Storfib Ls Tablet is contraindicated for use in pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Storfib Ls Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Storfib Ls Tablet is contraindicated for use in breastfeeding women.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Storfib Ls Tablet?
A:
Storfib Ls Tablet has no effect on driving abilities. However, if you experience any side effects after using this medicine that may affect your ability to drive safely, it is advised to avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Storfib Ls Tablet?
A:
Consuming alcohol while on Storfib Ls Tablet can cause a liver problem. Avoid consuming alcohol while on this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a recent history of stroke.
  • You have liver disease or had liver problems after taking this medicine.
  • You have kidney problems due to muscle injury caused due to this medicine.
  • You have muscle pain or muscle weakness with or without a fever after taking this medicine.
  • You have diabetes or underactive thyroid.
  • You have gallstone after taking this medicine.
  • You have allergy or swelling of lips, face, throat, tongue after taking this medicine.
  • You have a fever or rash after taking Storfib Ls Tablet.

Mode of Action of Storfib Ls Tablet

How Does It Work?

  • Storfib Ls Tablet contains atorvastatin and fenofibrate as active substances.
  • Atorvastatin works by lowering bad cholesterol.
  • Fenofibrate works by the breakdown of triglyceride fat present in blood.

Directions for Use of Storfib Ls Tablet

  • Take Storfib Ls Tablet as directed by your doctor.
  • It should be swallowed whole with a glass of water. Do not break, cut or chew it.
  • Take at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • Do not consume more than the dose prescribed by the doctor.

Interactions of Storfib Ls Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Storfib Ls Tablet works or Storfib Ls Tablet itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Concomitant use of Storfib Ls Tablet with medicines such as niacin, clarithromycin, itraconazole, and ritonavir can cause muscle problems.
  • Concomitant use of Storfib Ls Tablet with blood thinner medicines such as warfarin increases the action of warfarin.
  • Medicines such as clarithromycin, erythromycin, diltiazem, itraconazole, glecaprevir, and pibrentasvir or can cause an increase in the blood level of Storfib Ls Tablet when taken together.
  • Medicines such as efavirenz and rifampin can cause a decrease in the blood level of Storfib Ls Tablet when used concomitantly.
  • Concomitant use of Storfib Ls Tablet with medicines such as cyclosporine and tacrolimus can cause kidney problems.

Interactions with food items

Consumption of excessive grapefruit juice (more than 1.2 lit/day) along with Storfib Ls Tablet can increase the blood level of this medicine.

Storage and disposal of Storfib Ls Tablet

  • Store Storfib Ls Tablets below 25°C in a cool and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.

Dosage of Storfib Ls Tablet

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of Storfib Ls Tablet include difficulty in breathing. If you have taken too much of Storfib Ls Tablet, then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Storfib Ls Tablet then take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule. D...
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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: When should I take Storfib Ls Tablet?

A: You should take Storfib Ls Tablet exactly the doctor has prescribed you an exact dose and duration. It can be taken at any time of the day but it's better if you take it at the same time every day for maximum benefits.

Q: What is the composition of Storfib Ls Tablet?

A: Storfib Ls Tablet composition includes- a combination of atorvastatin and fenofibrate, as its active component.

Q: What is Storfib Ls Tablet used for?

A: Storfib Ls Tablet is used to lower excess bad cholesterol and triglyceride present in the blood along with a low-fat diet and lifestyle changes in patients having normal liver and kidney function.
Product Details
Brand
STORFIB LS
Expires on or After
28/09/2022

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