AtoTin-F₹1 (Per Tablet)
- Brands Dr Ethix
- Composition: Atorvastatin-10 mg + Micronized Fenofibrate-160 mg
- Total: Pack of 1 (200 tablets) ₹200
- Availability: In Stock
Composition: Atorvastatin & Fenofibrate tablets
Description: AtoTin-F Tablet has the combination of two lipids (fat) lowering medicines. It helps to reduce the levels of lipids in the blood known as cholesterol and triglycerides while lifestyle changes (e.g. low-fat diet) on their own have failed. AtoTin-F assists to minimize the risk of heart disease.
What is Atorvastatin & Fenofibrate in AtoTin-F for?
AtoTin-F Tablet is to medicines combinations that work in order to reduce the amount of “bad” cholesterol (LDL) and raising the amount of “good” cholesterol (HDL) in your blood. Lowering the amount of cholesterol helps to reduce the chances of heart diseases and promote healthier lifestyle.
How does Atorvastatin & Fenofibrate in AtoTin-F work?
Atorvastatin & Fenofibrate Tablet is a combination of two lipid-lowering medicines: Atorvastatin and fenofibrate. Atorvastatin prevents your body from making "bad" cholesterol (LDL), while fenofibrate works by lowering the levels of triglycerides in your blood. Both raise the levels of “good” cholesterol (HDL).
Common side effects of AtoTin-F:
These are Nausea, Stomach pain, Constipation, Muscle weakness and Joint pain & increased glucose level in blood
What do I do if I miss a dose?
If you miss a dose of AtoTin-F Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses. - Do not change the dose or stop this drug. - Talk with the doctor.
What precautions should I take when taking AtoTin-F?
Do not take AtoTin-F if you are pregnant or planning to have a baby soon. - If you become pregnant while being treated with Atorvastatin, alert your doctor immediately. – AtoTin-F may cause harm to your unborn child. - You must use proven birth control methods while taking AtoTin-F and for at least 1 month after stopping Atorvastatin. - Do not breastfeed while you are being treated with Atorvastatin.
When do I need to seek medical help?
If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. - Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. - These include wheezing, chest tightness, fever, itching, bad cough, blue or gray skin color, seizures, or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat. - Very low blood sugar or very high blood sugar. - Very bad dizziness. - Trouble breathing. - Feeling cold. - Very bad belly pain.
Can I take AtoTin-F with other medicines?
Atorvastatin should not be taken at the same time as cholestyramine. Cholestyramine reduces the effectiveness of Atorvastatin when taken at the same time. - If you are taking cholestyramine, take it at least 4 hours after you have taken Atorvastatin. - Alert your doctor if you are taking any of these medicines: - heart medicines such as diltiazem or digoxin. - Other cholesterol-lowering medicines such as gemfibrozil or nicotinic acid. - Antibiotics such as erythromycin or clarithromycin. - Antifungals such as itraconazole.
How do I store AtoTin-F?
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children, medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
Category X: Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.