• ATORVASTATIN ACTAVIS 40mg 30 tablets

Atorvastatin may be used as part of a combination therapy. This means you may need to take it with other medications. These may include bile acid resins and other cholesterol-lowering medications.


Why it's used

Atorvastatin is used to improve cholesterol levels in people with different types of cholesterol problems. It’s also used to decrease your risk for a heart attack and stroke. It’s used together with diet, weight loss, and exercise.

How it works

Atorvastatin belongs to a class of drugs called HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors, or statins. A class of drugs is a group of medications that work in a similar way. These drugs are often used to treat similar conditions.

Atorvastatin May Interact with Other Medications
Oral Tablet
Food interactions
Alcohol interaction

Atorvastatin can interact with other medications, vitamins, or herbs you may be taking. An interaction is when a substance changes the way a drug works. This can be harmful or prevent the drug from working well.

To help avoid interactions, your doctor should manage all of your medications carefully. Be sure to tell your doctor about all medications, vitamins, or herbs you’re taking. To find out how this drug might interact with something else you’re taking, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

Avoid drinking large amounts of grapefruit juice while taking atorvastatin. Drinking grapefruit juice can lead to a buildup of atorvastatin in your blood, which raises your risk of muscle breakdown. Ask your doctor how much grapefruit juice is safe for you.

The use of drinks that contain alcohol can increase your risk of liver disease from atorvastatin. If you drink more than 2 glasses of alcohol per day, talk to your doctor.




ATORVASTATIN ACTAVIS 40mg 30 tablets

  • Product Code: atorvastatin
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  • 26.00€