Overview

Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia which is a genetic disorder characterized by high cholesterol levels.

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Simvotin 5 Mg

Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet is used to reduce the level of bad cholesterol in the body. It is also used in the treatment of long-term complications such as heart disease or stroke. A proper diet and regular exercise should be maintained along with taking this medicine.

Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet is present in a cluster of drugs known as ‘statins’. It helps in reducing levels of triglycerides and LDL, also referred to as ‘bad cholesterol’ in the blood and increasing the concentration of HDL (High Density lipoprotein, also called ‘good cholesterol’). Other complications of a heart attack, stroke and associated risk factors can be mitigated in people who suffer from diabetes or other coronary disorders. This drug can be used in case of adults as well as children (who should at least be 10 years old).

Though rare, intake of Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet can damage the muscle tissues of the skeletal system, thus causing kidney failure. Seek timely medical attention if you happen to experience tenderness, muscle pain or weakness accompanied by a fever, unusual fatigue and urine that’s dark in color.

Drug =Simvastatin

Strength =5 Mg

Manufacturer =Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd.

How To Take

Always take Simvotin 5 Mg exactly as your doctor has told you

Your dose will be decided by your doctor and will depend on the results of the blood tests

Swallow the medicine with plenty of water

People with coronary heart disease (CHD)

The usual dose is 20 Mg–40 Mg which you should take in the evening

Your doctor may increase the dose you take every 4 weeks. The maximum dose is 80mg

People with high levels of blood fats (Hyperlipidaemia)

The usual starting dose is 10mg taken in the evening

Your doctor may increase the dose you take every 4 weeks. The maximum dose is 80 Mg

People with hereditary high cholesterol (homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia)

The usual dose is 40 Mg taken in the evening

Dosage

Simvotin 40 Tablet

Simvotin 10 Tablet

Simvotin 20 Tablet

Simvotin 5 Tablet

Simvotin EZ 20 Mg/10 Mg Tablet

Simvotin EZ 10 Mg/10 Mg Tablet

Side Effects

Dizziness

Fast heartbeat

Dark colored urine

Muscle or joint pain

Sweating

Headache

Acid or sour stomach

Excessive air or gas in stomach

Heartburn

Skin Rash

Warning

It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet.

Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.

Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.

Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Simvotin 5 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.

Uses

Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet is used to treat Hyperlipidemia, which is a condition characterized by high levels of lipids in the blood.

Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia which is a genetic disorder characterized by high cholesterol levels.

Simvotin 5 Mg Tablet is used to reduce the incidence of heart attacks by reducing the levels of bad cholesterol in the body.

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