Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Atorlip 20 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Atorlip 20 Tablet is a lipid-lowering medication (statin). It works by blocking an enzyme (HMG-CoA-reductase) that is required in the body to make cholesterol. It thus lowers "bad" cholesterol (LDL) and triglycerides, raising the level of "good" cholesterol (HDL).
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Atorlip 20 Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Atorlip 20 Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Seek your doctor's advice as studies on pregnant women and animals have shown significant harmful effects to the developing baby.
Atorlip 20 Tablet is unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Data suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby.
Atorlip 20 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Atorlip 20 Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Atorlip 20 Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Atorlip 20 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Atorlip 20 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Atorlip 20 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.