Zetitor (10+10) Capsule Side Effects and usage

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Zetitor (10+10) - Atorvastatin- Capsule is manufactured by Healtheon (Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.) and the main constituent generic drug is Atorvastatin- 10 mg.

Zetitor (10+10) Capsule Medicine Side effects and usage

Side Effects

GI disturbances.
Reversible myositis, headache, insomnia, anorexia, impotence, chest pain.
Xerostomia, angioedema, myalgia, rash/pruritus, alopecia, allergy, infection.
Thrombocytopenia.
Rhabdomyolysis with acute renal failure.

Indications

Primary hypercholesterolaemia, heterozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia, homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia or combined hyperlipidaemia.

Contra Indications

Hypersensitivity.
Active liver disease.
Pregnancy and lactation.
Porphyria.

Caution

Alcoholism.
Risk factors for myopathy or rhabdomyolysis.
Hypothyroidism.

Cost

The cost of the drug per 1 Capsule is Rs.10.85 in India as of date.

Formulation

Zetitor (10+10) Capsule mainly contains the generic formulation called as Atorvastatin- 10 mg.

Zetitor (10+10) Capsule Medicine Generics

Medicine Name: Zetitor (10+10) Capsule
Manufacturer: Healtheon (Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.)
Generic Molecule: Atorvastatin

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