Liptruzet Oral Tablet 10-10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Liptruzet: Oral tablet (10-10mg)

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What is this Medicine?

ATORVASTATIN; EZETIMIBE (a TORE va sta tin; ez ET i mibe) blocks the body's ability to absorb and make cholesterol. It is used to lower cholesterol. It is only for patients whose cholesterol level is not controlled by diet.

In-Depth Information

Liptruzet 10mg-10mg Tablet

NDC: 665820320
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Hyperlipoproteinemia, Hypercholesterolemia

Storage Information
Do not use more than 30 days after opening
Protect from light
Store in a dry place
Protect from moisture
Store unused product in foil pouch
Store between 68 to 77 degrees F, excursions permitted 59 to 86 degrees F
Liptruzet 10mg-10mg Tablet

Reported Side Effects for Liptruzet 10mg-10mg Tablet

Nerve Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Blood Vessels Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Loss Of Memory Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Chills Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Liver Disease Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Confusion Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Eosinophilia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Flushing Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Liver Failure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Death Of Liver Tissue Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Lupus-like Symptoms Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Feeling Sick Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Photosensitivity Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Bruises Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Lyell'S Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Memory Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Immune-mediated Necrotizing Myopathy Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Angioedema Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Erythema Multiforme Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hemolytic Anemia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Liver Infection Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hives Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
0.7-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Sinus Infection Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Flu Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
2.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle And/Or Bone Pain Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
4.1-6.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
4.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Diabetes Incidence:
6.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
8.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Liptruzet 10mg-10mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Liptruzet 10mg-10mg Tablet(Atorvastatin Calcium)
Grapefruit juice and Atorvastatin(Atorvastatin Calcium)
Side effects from Atorvastatin may get worse if you drink grapefruit juice. Do not take Atorvastatin with grapefruit juice. Discuss with your health care provider why Atorvastatin and grapefruit juice should not be taken together. Orange juice is safe to drink with Atorvastatin. Contact your prescriber immediately if you experience unexplained muscle aches, muscle pain or tenderness, general weakness or fatigue, side or back pain, or decreased urination while taking Atorvastatin.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

SECOND Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

THIRD Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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