Lipisar 40 mg/10 mg Tablet can be taken with or without food. You should take it regularly at evenly spaced intervals as per the schedule prescribed by your doctor. Taking it at the same time every day will help you remember to take it. The dose and duration of treatment will depend on what you are being treated for. Do not stop taking it until you have finished the complete course, even when you feel better. You can help this medicine work better by making a few changes to your lifestyle such as keeping active, stopping smoking, and eating a low salt and low-fat diet.
Nausea, stomach pain, constipation, headache, and muscle pain are some common side effects of this medicine. It may also cause sleepiness and dizziness, do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you. Talk to your doctor if any of the side effects bother you or do not go away. It is advised to avoid potassium rich food while taking this medicine. You may be asked for regular monitoring of blood pressure, blood sugar level, and electrolytes level while taking this medicine.
Before taking this medicine, let your doctor know if you have any kidney or liver problems or severe dehydration. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult their doctor before taking it. You should also let your healthcare team know all other medicines you are taking as they may affect, or be affected by this medicine.
Uses of Lipisar Tablet
- High blood pressure with high cholesterol
Side effects of Lipisar Tablet
Common side effects of Lipisar
- Stomach pain
- Muscle pain
- Increased glucose level in blood
- Increased potassium level in blood
- Increased liver enzymes
How to use Lipisar Tablet
How Lipisar Tablet works
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Use of Lipisar 40 mg/10 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.