The Atorvastatin is the drug that provides the main function against the cholesterol production in the place of liver. It helps to reduce the weight by decreasing the fat-level in the blood. It will do the actions by filtering the agent HMG-CoA reductase in the blood. This drug is designed by Torrent, BioGeniccs, ZYDUS, INTAS, Ranbaxy, SUN PHARMA and having marketing technology in generic drug. The drug is having the US brand name as Lipitor and there brand names like Lipvas, Atorlip5 for this drug. They are available in the form of tablets. It is generally made on variety of strengths from 5 mg to 40 mg. It depends on the medical reports and the age of the patients.
The main component of the drug is ATORVASTATIN CALCIUM. It has a reported molecular weight of 1209.42. The pH of this drug is 7.4. Inactive components are magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, simethicone emulsion, and lactose monohydrate.
It reduces the fat in the blood and also having good control over the liver. It gives excellent protection towards the fat related problems and diseases. It reduces the weight without following the heavy diet and exercises. It is enough if you follow some easy steps for diet. It gives immediate action to reducing weight and controlling fat. It is used to overcome from the major problems like liver diseases, urination and heart attack.
Dosage and administration
The dosage is depends upon the medical conditions of the patients and their age. You need to explain your previous medical treatments and medications with your doctors. Depending upon the medical condition and physical fitness doctors will tell the exact time and conditions for the dosage. It is necessary that you should follow the diet conditions and exercises instructed by the doctors. The dosage should be taken after the heavy food. It is good when you take at the night time when you went to sleep.
You can take this medicine after four hours of taking the normal medications. The old people should consult with the doctors and get advice from him. The pregnant women and breast-feeding women should avoid these medicines since it will affect the babies.
Since the drug having control over the blood directly you should be very careful about the diet conditions and exercises. You should not take double dosage. You should take dosage on the regular basis. It is necessary to check your condition often with the doctor.
You might be facing the breathing problem at the time medications. It may cause illness and tiredness some times. The important side affect that caused by this drug is muscle pain. If you not care about the pain you will be facing severe heart attack and kidney failure. Always concentrate about the pain that especially in the hand. If the pain comes in your body muscles immediately meet your doctors.
You should be very careful that the drugs have to be kept away from the children. They could be maintained in the temperature limit of 23-25 degrees. The drug should be prevented from the moisture conditions and it should be keep away from the sunlight and cold.