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Tonact 80mg Tablet

Tonact 80mg Tablet

By LUPIN
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
449.82*
MRP 529.20
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Tonact 80 MG Description

Tonact 80 tablet is used to lower lipids like blood cholesterol and triglycerides when a low-fat diet and lifestyle modifications alone are not effective. It is also used to reduce the risk of heart

disease. Tonact 80 tablet contains atorvastatin as the active ingredient. Atorvastatin is a member of the statin class of medicines, which are used to control lipid (fat) levels in the body. This medicine works by preventing the action of a chemical necessary for cholesterol formation. Tonact 80 tablet is used as an adjuvant to diet in patients with high or abnormal levels of cholesterol. It is recommended to maintain a standard cholesterol-lowering diet during treatment. Take this medicine in the exact dose and duration as recommended by your doctor. Do not take more than the prescribed dose. Do not stop taking this medicine on your own. Before starting Tonact 80 tablet, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant or breastfeeding and about your complete medical history. Also, inform about all the medicines and supplements that you take. Along with taking this medicine, you should avoid consuming a high fat, fried or junk meals and also maintain a healthy and active lifestyle to gain optimum benefit.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹449.82
You Save₹79.38 (15% on MRP)
ContainsAtorvastatin(80.0 Mg)
UsesHigh/abnormal cholesterol levels
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, diarrhoea, indigestion
TherapyHYPOLIPIDEMIC DRUGS
molecules
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uses

Uses of Tonact 80 MG

  • Tonact 80 tablet is used to lower lipids like cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood.
  • It is also used to reduce the risk of heart disease.
contraindications

Contraindications of Tonact 80 MG

  • If you are allergic to atorvastatin or any other ingredient of Tonact 80 tablet.
  • If you are being treated with medicines for hepatitis C like the combination of glecaprevir/pibrentasvir. If you are not sure what these medicines are, please confirm with your doctor.
  • If you have liver disorders or your liver tests are abnormal.
  • If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are a woman capable of having children and not using effective contraceptive measures.
sideEffects

Side effects of Tonact 80 MG

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Back pain
  • Indigestion
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Tonact 80 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Tonact 80 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Tonact 80 tablet is not recommended for use in pregnancy. Women of childbearing age should use proper contraceptive measures while taking this medicine. If you think you are pregnant or pregnancy is detected while taking this medicine inform your doctor immediately.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Tonact 80 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
No information is available if Tonact 80 tablet passes into human breast milk. Thus, this medicine should not be taken during breastfeeding. Inform your doctor if you are a nursing mother before starting this medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Tonact 80 tablet?
A:
Tonact 80 tablet has negligible influence on the ability to drive. However, if you experience any effects after taking this medicine that may affect your ability to drive safely, it is recommended to avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Tonact 80 tablet?
A:
There is limited information on the interaction of alcohol with Tonact 80 tablet. Ask your doctor for advice on the use of alcohol with this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

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

Mode of Action of Tonact 80 MG

How Does It Work?

Tonact 80 tablet works by preventing the action of an enzyme called HMG-CoA reductase which is essential for cholesterol formation. Thus this medicine helps to lower blood cholesterol levels. It also ...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Tonact 80 MG

  • Take Tonact 80 tablet exactly as recommended by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It would be best if you take it at the same time every day for optimal results.
  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • Avoid consuming more than the dose prescribed by the doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Tonact 80 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Tonact 80 tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines if 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.
  • Particular care should be taken if you are taking other cholesterol-lowering medicines, anticoagulants like warfarin, blood pressure-lowering medicines, painkillers like phenazone, anti-infectives, an...
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Interactions with food items

You should avoid consuming grapefruit juice during the treatment with Tonact 80 tablet as it can alter the effect of this medicine.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Tonact 80 MG

  • Store Tonact 80 tablet below 25°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Tonact 80 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of Tonact 80 tablet, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

It would be best if you took the doses at the appropriate time for the desired effect. However, if you missed any dose of Tonact 80 tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next ...
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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 Tonact 80 cause acidity?

A: Sometimes Tonact 80 tablet may cause acidity or heartburn as a side effect. However, not everyone experiences the side effect. Talk to your doctor if these side effects do not resolve or worsen.

Q: What dietary restrictions should I follow while taking Tonact 80?

  • Avoid fried and junk food.
  • Avoid carbonated drinks.
  • Avoid having grapefruit juice with this medicine.
  • Have the last meal of the day at least 3-4 hours before bedtime.

Q: Can I stop taking Tonact 80 on my own?

A: No, you should not suddenly stop taking Tonact 80 tablet on your own without consulting your doctor.

Q: Is Tonact 80 good for cholesterol?

A: Tonact 80 tablet is used to lower the level of bad cholesterol (low-density lipoprotein/LDL) and improve levels of good cholesterol (high-density lipoprotein/HDL) in the blood. This medicine lowers the overall raised lipid (cholesterol and triglyceride) levels.

Q: What if my daily schedule interferes with taking my Tonact 80?

A: Try to take Tonact 80 tablet at the same time every day. Try connecting your medicine with something you do every day, such as brushing your teeth at night or having your dinner. This may help you remember to take it. Keep a daily calendar or set an alarm clock to go at the time you need to take your medicine.

Q: What is Tonact 80 used for?

  • Tonact 80 tablet is used to lower lipids like cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood.
  • It is also used to reduce the risk of heart disease.

Q: Is Tonact 80 and atorvastatin the same?

A: Yes, Tonact 80 tablet contains atorvastatin as the active ingredient.

Q: How to take Tonact 80?

  • Take Tonact 80 tablet exactly as recommended by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It would be best if you take it at the same time every day for optimal results.
  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • Avoid consuming more than the dose prescribed by the doctor.

Q: Should I take Tonact 80 before or after food?

A: Tonact 80 tablet should be taken exactly as recommended by your doctor. It can be taken with or without food. However, it is recommended to take this medicine at the same time everyday. Do not take more than the recommended dose.

Q: Is Tonact 40 and Tonact 80 same?

A: Both Tonact 40 and Tonact 80 are used to lower lipids like blood cholesterol and triglycerides and contain atorvastatin as the active ingredient. The only difference is that Tonact 40 contains a lower dose of atorvastatin as compared to Tonact 80. However, you should always take the medicine that is prescribed by your doctor. Do not self-medicate.
Product Details
Brand
TONACT
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/04/2024
Last Updated on: 12 Sep 2022 | 05:51 PM (IST)
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