Can Aspavor cause weight gain?
According to my copy of MIMS which lists medicines sold in SA and their effects and side-effects, weight gain is not listed as a side-effect for Aspavor. However mention is made that this medication may cause hypo- or hyperglycaemia, which could possibly affect body weight.
What is the most serious side effect of atorvastatin?
Common Lipitor side effects are diarrhea, upset stomach, muscle and joint pain, and changes in some blood tests, according to Pfizer Inc. The drug label also warns of serious side effects such as liver problems and muscle problems that can lead to kidney failure.
Are there any side effects to taking atorvastatin?
The most common side effects are headaches, feeling sick (nausea), diarrhoea and cold-like symptoms. Do not take atorvastatin if you’re pregnant, trying to get pregnant or breastfeeding. Keep taking atorvastatin even if you feel well, as you will still be getting the benefits.
Are there any serious side effects of aspavor?
If Aspavor causes more serious side effects, contact your doctor immediately. Serious side effects may include jaundice, severe nausea, severe stomach pain, low fever, flu symptoms, loss of appetite, weakness, muscle tenderness or pain, clay-colored stools or dark urine.
How does aspavor work to lower your cholesterol?
Aspavor works by decreasing your body’s production of cholesterol. Lowering your cholesterol can help prevent you from suffering a stroke, heart attack and heart disease. Before taking Aspavor, talk to your doctor about the possible side effects of the medication.
What is the active ingredient in the drug aspavor?
The active ingredient in Aspavor is atorvastatin, which is also found in the drug Lipitor. Aspavor is a prescription medication commonly used to treat high cholesterol. Aspavor works by decreasing your body’s production of cholesterol. Lowering your cholesterol can help prevent you from suffering a stroke, heart attack and heart disease.
When do you need an adjusted dose of aspavor?
You may need an adjusted dose of Aspavor if you have diabetes, kidney disease, an underactive thyroid, a muscle disorder or a history of liver disease. Be sure to inform your doctor of all of your medical conditions. Some pre-existing medical conditions may contraindicate Aspavor.