About Lipigo Tablet
Lipigo Tablet is a lipid-lowering medication (statin). It works by blocking an enzyme (HMG-CoA-reductase) that is required by the body to make cholesterol. It thus lowers bad cholesterol (LDL) and triglycerides, and raises good cholesterol (HDL).
Therapeatic uses of Lipigo Tablet
Lipigo Tablet is useful in High cholesterol
Instructions for taking Lipigo Tablet
Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Kindly seek your doctor’s advice for the proper dose and duration of the medicine. Don’t miss your dose and always try to take the medicine at the fixed possible time. In case you miss a dose and it’s time for your next dose then instead of overdosing, take your next dose. Do not take 2 or more doses at the same time. Don’t change the dose or stop the medication without consulting your doctor.
With Alcohol Interaction
Lipigo Tablet might be unsafe if consumed with alcohol. Kindly consult your doctor.
For Pregnant Women
Lipigo Tablet is highly unsafe to be used during pregnancy as it definitely has harmful effects on the health of developing baby. Kindly consult your doctor.
For Lactating Mother
Lipigo Tablet might probably be unsafe if used during lactation. Studies suggest that the medicine might mix with mother’s milk and cause harm to the baby. Kindly consult your doctor before taking medicine.
Lipigo Tablet usually does not affect your ability to drive. Still it is advised to consult your doctor if driving after taking the medicine.
For Patients with Kidney Problem
Lipigo Tablet must be used with caution with patients having Kidney disease. Such patients must consult their doctor before using the medicine or get their dosage adjusted by the physician accordingly.
For Patients with Liver Disease
Lipigo Tablet must be used with caution with patients having liver disease. Such patients must consult their doctor before using the medicine or get their dosage adjusted by the physician accordingly.
Interaction with drugs
Using the below medicines along with Lipigo Tablet may reduce the efficacy or cause side effects.
- Imatinib mesylate : (SERIOUS)
- Roxithromycin : (SERIOUS)
- Erythromycin : (SERIOUS)
- Itraconazole : (SERIOUS)
- S-Amlodipine : (SERIOUS)
- Cilnidipine : (SERIOUS)
- Clarithromycin : (SERIOUS)
- Danazol : (SERIOUS)
Side effects of Lipigo Tablet
- Stomach pain
- Feeling sick
- Muscle pain
- Increased glucose level in blood
- Do not self-medicate, take it in the dose and duration as advised by your physician.
- Check the label for directions before use.
- Keep in cool, dry place & away from children.
- Do not use this medicine after the expiry date. Always check the expiry date before using a medicine.
- Store at room temperature, avoid direct sunlight.
Terms and Conditions
We have assumed that you have consulted a physician before purchasing this medicine and are not self medicating.