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Storvas Cv 20mg Capsule
Storvas Cv 20mg Capsule

Storvas Cv 20mg Capsule

By RANBAXY LABORATORIES (SUN PHARMA)
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
209.10*
MRP 246.00
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Storvas Cv 20mg Capsule Description

Storvas Cv Capsule is a combination medicine containing atorvastatin and clopidogrel. It is used to lower the lipid or cholesterol in the blood along with a low-fat diet and lifestyle changes. It is

lso used to reduce the risk of blood clot formation thus aids in preventing a heart attack, stroke, etc. Atorvastatin works by lowering bad cholesterol levels thus reducing the risk of heart diseases and preventing strokes and heart attacks. Clopidogrel works by preventing platelets from sticking together and thus inhibiting blood clot formation. It helps in keeping the blood flow smoothly in your body. Nausea, indigestion, sleeplessness, joint pain or muscle pain are some of the side effects of using Storvas Cv Capsule.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹209.10
You Save₹36.90 (15% on MRP)
ContainsClopidogrel(75.0 Mg) + Atorvastatin(20.0 Mg)
UsesHigh cholesterol and prevent heart attack
Side effectsNausea, indigestion, sleeplessness, joint or muscle pain, loose motions
TherapyANTI-PLATELET AND HYPOLIPIDEMIC DRUGS
Check more medicines with composition as Clopidogrel(75.0 Mg) + Atorvastatin(20.0 Mg)

Uses of Storvas Cv 20mg Capsule

  • To lower the lipid or cholesterol in the blood along with a low-fat diet and lifestyle changes.
  • To reduce the risk of blood clot formation thus aids in preventing a heart attack, stroke, etc.

Contraindications of Storvas Cv 20mg Capsule

  • If you are allergic to atorvastatin, clopidogrel or any other ingredients of Storvas Cv Capsule.
  • If you have any liver disease.
  • If you have bleeding due to an ulcer in your bowel or bleeding in your brain.
  • If you are pregnant or may become pregnant.
  • If you are a lactating mother.

Side effects of Storvas Cv 20mg Capsule

  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Sleeplessness
  • Joint or muscle pain
  • Loose motions
  • Constipation
  • Increase bleeding tendency

Precautions and Warnings of Storvas Cv 20mg Capsule

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Storvas Cv Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
Components of this medicine can cause harm to unborn babies if taken by pregnant women. This medicine should not be taken by pregnant women.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Storvas Cv Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of this medicine are not known to pass into breastmilk. This medicine should not be taken by a lactating mother.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Storvas Cv Capsule?
A:
Limited information is available for the effect of this medicine on driving. It is recommended to avoid driving if you experience dizziness or you are unable to stay alert.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Storvas Cv Capsule?
A:
Consuming alcohol while on this medicine can cause bleeding from the stomach or can cause liver problems. Avoid consuming alcohol while on this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver or kidney disease.
  • You have muscle pain or muscle weakness after taking this medicine.
  • You have diabetes or any lung diseases.
  • You have a recent history of stroke.
  • You have any scheduled surgery.
  • You have a fever or your blood platelet level decreases after taking this medicine.

Mode of Action of Storvas Cv 20mg Capsule

How Does It Work?

  • Atorvastatin works by lowering bad cholesterol thus reduces the risk of heart diseases and prevents stroke and heart attacks.
  • Clopidogrel works by preventing platelets from sticking together and thus inhibiting blood clot formation. It helps in keeping the blood flow smoothly in your body.

Directions for Use of Storvas Cv 20mg Capsule

  • Take Storvas Cv Capsule with or without food as prescribed by your doctor.
  • You should take this medicine regularly, at the same time and without fail as directed by your doctor.
  • You should not consume it more than the stated recommended daily dose.

Interactions of Storvas Cv 20mg Capsule

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Storvas Cv Capsule with other medicines such as Omeprazole, Esomeprazole, Fluoxetine, Fluconazole, Carbamazepine, Efavirenz can decrease the action of clopidogrel present in this me...
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  • Concomitant use of Storvas Cv Capsule with other medicines such as Niacin, Cyclosporine, Clarithromycin, Gemfibrozil, Itraconazole or medicines from protease inhibitor group of medicine can cause musc...
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  • Concomitant use of this capsule with medicines such as Ritonavir, Lopinavir, Indinavir, Ketoconazole, Clarithromycin can increase the blood level of Atorvastatin.
  • Concomitant use of Storvas Cv Capsule-CV with medicines such as Efavirenz, Rifampin can decrease the blood level of Atorvastatin.
  • Concomitant use of Storvas Cv Capsule-CV with medicines from the NSAID group of medicines used in pain management can increase risks of stomach or bowel bleeding.
  • Storvas Cv Capsule should be used cautiously with oral contraceptives.
  • 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 excessive grapefruit juice (more than 1.2 lit/ day) along with this medicine can increase the blood level of atorvastatin.

Storage and disposal of Storvas Cv 20mg Capsule

  • Store it below 25°C in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.
  • You should not use Storvas Cv Capsule after the expiry date.
  • Do not use this medicine if you notice that the pack is damaged or shows signs of tampering.
  • You should not flush this medicine in the toilet or pour them into the drain. You need to properly discard this medicine when it is expired or no longer needed.

Dosage of Storvas Cv 20mg Capsule

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose include increased bleeding tendency. If you have taken too much of this medicine then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Storvas Cv Capsule 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.

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: Is Storvas Cv Capsule a blood thinner?

A: Storvas Cv Capsule is a combination of two active components, clopidogrel and atorvastatin (acts as a cholesterol-lowering agent). Clopidogrel acts as a blood-thinning agent, which prevents the platelets from sticking together and decreases the formation of harmful blood clots.

Q: When should I take Storvas Cv Capsule?

A: You can take Storvas Cv Capsule with or without food, as advised by the doctor. But it is advised to take it at the same time every day for better results.

Q: What are the contents present in Storvas Cv Capsule?

A: The contents present in Storvas Cv Capsule are atorvastatin and clopidogrel, as its active ingredients.

Q: What are the side effects of Storvas Cv Capsule?

A: Nausea, indigestion, sleeplessness, joint or muscle pain, etc., are a few side effects of Storvas Cv Capsule. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve on their own.
Product Details
Brand
STORVAS CV
Expires on or After
30/03/2024

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