LIPIGO 10 mg Tablet
Uses of LIPIGO 10 mg Tablet
LIPIGO, ( Rosuvastatin ) The primary use of rosuvastatin is for the treatment of dyslipidemia ( abnormal amount of lipids e.g. triglycerides, cholesterol and/or fat phospholipids) in the blood and for prevention of events associated with cardiovascular disease. Hence lowers the cholesterol and triglycerides in blood. Also for lowering LDL level in blood.
How it Work
Rosuvastatin works by inhibiting HMG-CoA reductase, an enzyme found in liver tissue that plays a key role in production of cholesterol in the body. Hence it lowers ( LDL ) bad cholesterol and triglycerides and ( HDL ) raise good cholesterol.
Common Side Effects
Rosuvastatin; Common side effects are headache, nausea, allergic reaction, musculoskeletal pain, rise in liver enzyme, sore throat, chill, diarrhoea or constipation, rise in glucose level in blood and flatulence.
*Follow your doctor’s advice.
*Take medicines after food unless directed.