LIPTOR

Atorvastatin

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Indication

Liptor is indicated as an adjunct to diet to reduce elevated total-C, LDL-C, apo B, and TG levels and to increase HDL-C in patients with primary hypercholesterolemia (heterozygous familial and nonfamilial) and mixed dyslipidemia.


Dosage and Administration

Usually 10 mg once daily; if necessary, may be increased at intervals of at least 4 weeks to max. 80 mg once daily; Child 10 - 17 years usually 10 mg once daily.

Familial hypercholesterolaemia : Initially 10 mg daily, increased at intervals of at least 4 weeks to 40 mg once daily; if necessary, further increased to max. 80 mg once daily;

Child 10 - 17 years up to 20 mg once daily.

 


Composition

Liptor 10 : Atorvastatin Calcium 10 mg.

Liptor 20 : Atorvastatin Calcium 10 mg.

Liptor 40 : Atorvastatin Calcium 40 mg.

 
 

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