Atorva 5mg Tablet belongs to a group of statins which is used for the treatment of high cholesterol and reduces the risk of heart disease. atorva tablet helps reduce long-term cardiac risks such as heart attack, strokes, chest pain, etc. It lowers the amount of cholesterol which is made by the liver. It decreases the levels of triglycerides and bad cholesterol.
How to Use Atorva 5mg Tablet?
The patient is advised to take this drug as per the doctor's prescribed time and dose. You cannot chew or crush it. Instead, you have to swallow it whole. Atorva 5mg Tablet is to be taken with food but should be taken on a fixed time. Atorvastatin Tablets must not be used under certain conditions, such as kidney and liver disease. The pregnant women and breast-feeding mothers should not take this medicine as it may damage the developing child.
Side Effects of Atorva 5mg Tablet
Several side effects of Atorva 5mg Tablet include insomnia, running nose, elevated creatine phosphokinase in blood, allergic reaction, difficulty in breathing, impaired liver function, joint pain, muscle pain, cough, difficulty in swallowing, impaired liver function, nasopharyngitis, nosebleeds.
I have continued using 10MG of Lipitor
review by Renata on 1/1/2020
I have continued using 10MG of Lipitor for about 18 years; it has worked excellent for me no issues at all with the medication.