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Tonact Cp 10mg Tablet 30'S

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30 Tablet(s) in Bottle
MRP 172.60*
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Atorvastatin(10.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
HYPOLIPIDEMIC DRUGS

Medical Description

Tonact Cp tablet is a cholesterol-lowering medicine used to lower down the bad cholesterol level, triglyceride levels (like fat in the blood) and reduce the risk of heart problems like a heart stroke....
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Tonact Cp 10mg Tablet 30'S

Tonact Cp tablet is used to lower your cholesterol level, triglyceride levels (such as fat in the blood) and prevent any heart problems like a heart attack.
contraindications

Contraindications of Tonact Cp 10mg Tablet 30'S

  • If you are allergic to atorvastatin or any other component of Tonact Cp tablet.
  • If you have or ever had any liver disease, any abnormality in liver function test.
  • If you are being treated with medicines for hepatitis C like glecaprevir/pibrentasvir.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
sideEffects

Side effects of Tonact Cp 10mg Tablet 30'S

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

Precautions and Warnings of Tonact Cp 10mg Tablet 30'S

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Tonact Cp tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Tonact Cp tablet should not be used in pregnancy, as this is a lipid-lowering medicine which 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 for a safer alternative.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

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

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Tonact Cp tablet?
A:
There is limited information available on the ability to drive or use machines. However, if you observe or experience any side effect, it is advised not to drive or use machines. Contact your doctor or pharmacist for further information.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Tonact Cp tablet?
A:
You should consume alcohol if you have high cholesterol levels, as alcohol further breaks down in the body and forms bad cholesterol. Thus, avoid consuming alcohol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have an underlying medical condition such as diabetes, liver or kidney disease, thyroid problems, respiratory problems, 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 Cp 10mg Tablet 30'S

How Does It Work?

Cholesterol is made by an enzyme HMG-CoA reductase. Tonact Cp tablet inhibits this enzyme thus lowering bad cholesterol levels (LDL levels), triglyceride levels and also other lipids or fats in the bl...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Tonact Cp 10mg Tablet 30'S

  • Tonact Cp tablet should be taken as a whole with a glass of water at a fixed time to gain optimal benefit.
  • It is recommended to take it at night before going to bed.
interactions

Interactions of Tonact Cp 10mg Tablet 30'S

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines affect the way Tonact Cp tablet works if, taken at the same time. Discuss with your doctor regarding other medicine, herbal preparation and supplements you take to avoid possible int...
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  • In particular, if you are taking certain medications such as anti-HIV medications like ritonavir, antibiotics like erythromycin, other cholesterol-lowering medicines, anticoagulants like warfarin, blo...
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  • It must be ensured that fusidic acid (used to treat bacterial infection) is taken in a gap with the medicine, with a gap of seven days is advised.

Interactions with food items

Intake of grapefruit juice should be limited in quantity, as grapefruit may alter the effect of Tonact Cp tablet.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Tonact Cp 10mg Tablet 30'S

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

Dosage of Tonact Cp 10mg Tablet 30'S

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much dose of the medicine than prescribed, inform your doctor immediately or reach to the nearest hospital.

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. However, if its time for your next dose, skip the forgotten dose and continue with a regula...
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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 this medicine cause diabetes?

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

Q: What if my daily schedule interferes with taking my medicine?

A: Try to take your medicine 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: Can Tonact Cp tablet cause weight gain?

A: Weight gain due to Tonact Cp tablet is an uncommon side effect, which means not everyone experiences this symptom. If this symptom is bothering you, talk to your doctor or dietician.

Q: Will Tonact Cp tablet lower my blood pressure?

A: Tonact Cp tablet is not known to lower the blood pressure. This medicine is known to reduce cholesterol level of an individual. Thus, lowering the risk of a heart attack.

Q: I have liver disease. Can I take Tonact Cp tablet to treat my fatty liver condition?

A: Based on your severity and extent of the condition, your doctor will prescribe you with the best possible medication to treat the condition. Never self-medicate without consulting the doctor.

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ContainsAtorvastatin(10.0 Mg)
UsesHigh cholesterol and prevent heart stroke
Side effectsHeadache, Hyperglycaemia, Constipation, Nausea
Last Updated on: 07 Aug 2021 | 01:14 PM (IST)
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