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Storvas 40mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Storvas 40mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Storvas 40 MG Description

Storvas 40 mg Tablet contains atorvastatin, which is a medicine used to lower high blood cholesterol levels. It is used in people whose diet and lifestyle changes have not been enough to lower their cholesterol levels. Storvas 40 mg Tablet works by blocking an enzyme that your body uses to make cholesterol. This lowers the amount of cholesterol in your blood.

High blood cholesterol is a condition in which there is too much bad cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood. This can lead to the buildup of plaque in the arteries, which can narrow or block them. This can lead to heart attack, stroke and other health problems.

Storvas 40 mg Tablet can be used by adults and children aged 10 years and over. Along with taking Storvas 40 mg Tablet, you should also follow a cholesterol-lowering diet, make lifestyle changes and exercise regularly. Aztor 40mg tablet, Tonact 40mg tablet, Storvas 40mg tablet and Lipvas 40mg tablet are some other medicines with atorvastatin as their active medicines.

Do not consume alcohol or grapefruit juice while taking Storvas 40 mg Tablet. These can make Storvas 40 mg Tablet less effective.

Before taking Storvas 40 mg Tablet, tell your doctor about all the other medicines you are taking, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins and herbal supplements. Storvas 40 mg Tablet can interact with other medicines and cause side effects. Do not take Storvas 40 mg Tablet if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹185.79
You Save₹30.25 (14% on MRP)
ContainsAtorvastatin(40.0 Mg)
Side effectsHeadache, hyperglycaemia, constipation, nausea
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Uses of Storvas 40 MG

Storvas 40 tablet is used to lower your cholesterol and triglyceride levels (such as fat in the blood) and prevent any heart problems like a heart attack.

Contraindications of Storvas 40 MG

  • If you are allergic to Atorvastatin or any other components of Storvas Tablet.
  • If you have or ever had any liver disease, any abnormality in the liver function test.
  • If you are being treated with medicines for hepatitis C like glecaprevir/pibrentasvir.
  • If you are pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Side effects of Storvas 40 MG

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Body pain (joint, back, throat, muscle)
  • Swelling of nasal passages and bleeding from the nose
  • An abnormal liver function test and increased creatinine level

Precautions and Warnings of Storvas 40 MG



Can I take Storvas Tablet during pregnancy?
Storvas Tablet should not be used during pregnancy, as this is a lipid-lowering medicine that can harm the foetus. If you are a woman of childbearing age, you should discuss with your physician about 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 and seek a safer alternative.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Storvas Tablet while breastfeeding?
Tell your doctor if you are breastfeeding, as there is limited information available on the use of Storvas Tablet during breastfeeding. Do not take this medicine unless it is prescribed after considering it to be essential and safe by your doctor.


Can I drive if I have consumed Storvas Tablet?
There is limited information available on the ability to drive or use machines, however, if you observe or experience any side effects, it is advised not to drive or use machines. Contact your doctor or pharmacist for further information.


Can I consume alcohol with Storvas Tablet?
Drinking too much alcohol can raise the levels of some fats in the blood. Thus, you should avoid consuming alcohol while on Storvas Tablet.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver or kidney diseases.
  • You experienced any muscle problems after taking other lipid-lowering medicines.
  • You are taking medicines for bacterial infection like fusidic acid, as this may cause serious muscle injury.
  • You have respiratory failure.
  • You are addicted to alcohol.
  • You have any thyroid problems.
  • You have an inability to digest lactose (lactose intolerance).

Directions for Use of Storvas 40 MG

Storvas Tablet should be taken as a whole with a glass of water at a fixed time to gain optimal benefits. It should not be broken, crushed or chewed. It is recommended to take it at night before going...
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Storage and disposal of Storvas 40 MG

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

Dosage of Storvas 40 MG


Excess of Storvas Tablet can result in dizziness, muscular breakdown, lack of appetite and increased allergic reactions. If you think you have taken too much dose of this medicine than prescribed, inf...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed or have forgotten to take a single dose of the medicine, take it as soon as you remember. But if its time for your next dose, skip the forgotten dose and continue with a regular dos...
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Mode of Action of Storvas 40 MG

How Does It Work?

Cholesterol is made by the enzyme HMG-CoA reductase. Storvas Tablet inhibits this enzyme thus lowering bad cholesterol levels (LDL levels), triglyceride levels and also other lipids or fats in the blo...
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Interactions of Storvas 40 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • HIV medications such as ritonavir with Storvas Tablet can result in severe side effects.
  • Erythromycin (antibiotic) taken with Storvas Tablet can result in increased side effects.
  • It should be ensured that fusidic acid is taken in a proper gap with this medicine, a minimum gap of seven days is advised.
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any possible interactions.

Interactions with food items

Consumption of grapefruit juice during the prescription of this medicine must be limited to avoid any side effects.

Content Details


Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Does Storvas Tablet cause diabetes?

A: If you have experienced an increase in blood sugar level, inform your doctor. A slight increase in sugar level can occur after taking Storvas Tablet. Regularly check your blood levels if you are on this treatment.

Q: Is Storvas Tablet a blood thinner?

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

Q: Is Storvas Tablet good for cholesterol?

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

Q: Are there any home remedies that can speed up the treatment process?

  • Avoid fried and junk food.
  • Avoid carbonated drinks.
  • Exercise daily.
  • Have your last meal of the day at least 3-4 hours before bedtime.
Last Updated on: 21 November 2023 | 3:55 PM (IST)

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