Stator ASP 150Mg capsule is a combination of two medicines prescribed for the treatment of patients suffering from cardiovascular diseases who are at an increased risk of stroke or heart attack. It is also used in treating patients suffering from dyslipidaemia by reducing bad cholesterol (LDL) and triglyceride (fat) levels. It helps in decreasing the formation of blood clots. This medicine is used with a proper healthy diet and exercise program to control high blood pressure for best possible effects. However, the uses mentioned here are not comprehensive, there may be other conditions for which the medication may be used upon your doctor’s discretion.
The active ingredients of Stator ASP 150Mg capsule are Atorvastatin (10Mg) and Aspirin (150Mg)
Atorvastatin is a dyslipidaemic (lipid lowering) medication that blocks an enzyme that is required in the liver to produce cholesterol and reduces the levels of bad cholesterol, triglycerides and raises good cholesterol. Aspirin is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug that prevents abnormal blood clotting and also relieves inflammation and swelling.
Patients with following conditions are suggested to seek advice from their healthcare professionals before using Stator ASP 150Mg capsule:
The following side effects may or may not occur during the usage of Stator ASP 150Mg capsule. It is usually well tolerated when taken in the recommended dosage guidelines. Most of the side effects are generally mild and you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:
Rare but more serious adverse effects may include:
Take Stator ASP 150Mg capsule as instructed by your doctor. Swallow the capsule whole with water, immediately after opening it from the strip. Do not break or crush or chew the capsule.
Avoid missing or forgetting the dose. If you do, take it as soon as you remember; but if it’s almost time for your next dose, skip it and take it according to your normal schedule. Don’t swallow two doses at the same time which is dangerous to your health.
The capsule should be taken with food to avoid stomach upset. The capsule is usually taken not more than 2 times a day. Take the capsule at the same time every day as it helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body.
Do not change the dose or stop taking the medicine before completion of the course or without consulting your doctor. Continue to use this drug until completion of the maximum amount suggested even though the symptoms disappear after the medicine has begun.
Avoid taking medicine more than the prescribed dosage. If you notice any unusual or abnormal reactions after taking the capsule, promptly seek medical attention. Depending on the dosage of Stator ASP 150Mg capsule, symptoms vary in individuals, you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:
Use this capsule on the advice of medical practitioner. Dose adjustments or complete avoidance of the Stator ASP 150Mg capsule may be required in the following conditions:
Caution is advised among people with kidney problems. Adjustments of dose of the medicine may be needed. Regular monitoring of kidney function tests is recommended while taking this capsule. If you have any renal problems, it is highly recommended that you consult doctor before the consumption of this medicine.
Caution is advised among people with liver problems. Dose adjustments of the capsule may be needed. If you have any hepatic problems, it is highly recommended that you consult doctor before the consumption of this medicine. However, use of this capsule is not suggested in patients with moderate to severe liver diseases.
Stator ASP 150Mg capsule might be risky to use during pregnancy. Despite the fact that there are limited studies in human beings, animal studies have shown effects on the developing baby. It is recommended that you consult your doctor before consuming this medicine.
The medicine is likely unsafe to use for nursing mothers. Limited human data suggests that the medication may pass into the breastmilk and harm the infant. Consult your doctor immediately if the baby shows signs of increased sleepiness, breathing problems or difficulty in breast feeding.
Consumption of alcohol with Stator ASP 150Mg capsule is not recommended as it increases side effects such as gastrointestinal bleeding, dizziness, light headedness. If there are any signs of discomfort or any natural reactions after taking the capsule, report to your doctor immediately.
The capsule may decrease alertness, cause impaired judgement, affect your vision and make you feel dizzy, light headedness. Do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.
Avoid grape fruit juice and alcohol as they may alter serum levels.
Inform your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines which includes over-the-counter drugs, herbal tonics, supplements and medicines that you buy without a prescription. Alert your doctor if you are taking Stator ASP 150Mg capsule with aluminium and magnesium containing antacids, warfarin, heparin, phenindione, gemfibrozil, ciclosporin, colchicine, erythromycin, corticosteroids, anti-platelet agents (clopidogrel, dipyridamole), probenecid.
Category X: Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
It is used to reduce fever and to relieve mild to moderate pain. It is used to relieve symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, SLE and certain other rheumatological and immune conditions. It is used to prevent heart attacks. It is used to reduce the risk of death in people who are experiencing or recently experienced a heart attack. It is used to prevent certain kinds of strokes (Brain strokes).
It works by stopping the production of certain natural substances that cause fever, pain, and swelling (Inflammation). It prevents clots by reducing the stickiness of platelets.
Take aspirin exactly as directed. Do not take more or less of it or take it more often than prescribed by your doctor. Swallow the extended release tablets whole with a full glass of water. Do not break, crush, or chew them. Swallow the tablets with a full glass of water.
Nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, heartburn
Take a missed dose as soon as you think about it. If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time. Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses.
Tell your doctor if you are allergic to aspirin, other medications for pain and fever, dye, or any other medications. If you are taking aspirin on a regular basis to prevent heart attack or stroke, do not take ibuprofen to treat pain or fever without talking to your doctor. Tell your doctor if you ever had asthma, heartburn, anemia, bleeding problems, kidney or liver disease. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or if you are having surgery including dental procedures.
Seek help if you think there was an overdose or signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. These include wheezing, chest tightness, fever, itching, bad cough, blue or gray skin color, seizures, or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat. Seek help is a side effect or health problem is not better or you are feeling worse.
Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. Taking them together can cause bad side effects. Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. - Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
Category D : There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Anticoagulants and Antiplatelets, Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
The capsule is a combination of two medicines prescribed for the treatment of patients suffering from cardiovascular diseases who are at an increased risk of stroke or heart attack. It is also used in treating patients suffering from dyslipidaemia by reducing bad cholesterol (LDL) and triglyceride (fat) levels. It helps in decreasing the formation of blood clots. This medicine is used with a proper healthy diet and exercise program to control high blood pressure for best possible effects.
The capsule is well tolerated when taken in prescribed dosage guidelines. Most common side effects include heartburn, liver enzyme abnormalities, gastric irritation, abdominal pain, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, depression, pruritis, rash, bronchospasm. Its use may also lead to extreme but uncommon side effects such as muscle pain, peripheral neuropathy, thrombocytopenia, pancreatitis, jaundice, sleep disorders such as insomnia, nightmares, gynaecomastia.
The capsule should be taken with food to avoid stomach upset.
If you ever had impaired kidney function, sever liver impairment or heart disease, let your doctor know before taking this medicine. Inform your doctor about all the medicines you take to ensure that you are healthy. This medicine is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to ingredients in the tablet, acute liver disease, severe renal impairment, pregnancy and lactation, myopathy, peptic ulcer, haemorrhagic disease, coagulation disorder. Caution is advised among patients with hypothyroidism, hereditary of muscular disorders or muscular toxicity, severe respiratory failure, uncontrolled hypertension, dyspepsia or lesion of gastrointestinal mucosa, excessive alcohol consumption, children and elderly patients.
The capsule may decrease alertness, impaired judgement, affect your vision and make you feel dizzy, light headedness. Do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.
The capsule is usually well tolerated when taken in the recommended dosage guidelines. Over dose of the medicine may lead to dehydration, deafness, increased respiratory rate, sweating, vomiting, vertigo, confusion, hepatic failure, angioedema, rhabdomyolysis with acute renal failure, severe hypoglycaemia, gastrointestinal bleeding.
The capsule might be risky to use during pregnancy. Despite the fact that there are limited studies in human beings, animal studies have shown effects on the developing baby. It is recommended that you consult your doctor before consuming this medicine.
No, do not take the medicine without doctor’s prescription.
Consumption of alcohol with this capsule is not recommended as it increases side effects such as gastrointestinal bleeding, dizziness, light headedness. If you notice any unusual or abnormal reactions after taking the capsule, report to your doctor immediately.
Store the medicine at room temperature (20-30 degree Celsius) in a cool and dry place. Keep the capsule according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Store the medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed.
This capsule is designed to be swallowed with water. If you take them in a way they weren’t intended to be used, you could experience an overdose if the active constituent enters the blood stream too quickly. Alternatively, if it enters your body too slowly, it may never achieve a high enough concentration to be completely functional.
The safety and efficacy of using this capsule in children has not been clinically established.
The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action in the body is within 15-30 minutes of administration.
The duration for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.
Medicines should always be taken under medical supervision. Take the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor: for dosage and duration. Most recommended dose is one capsule per day.
The number of days that any medicine must be taken varies from patient to patient; and case to case. So always stick to your doctor’s suggestion about how many days to take this medicine.
Use the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor for the dosage and duration.
Note: All of the above information is for reference purpose only. It is always recommended that you consult a medical professional.
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