Pivasta 1 mg Tablet

Manufactured by Zydus Cadila
Composition: Pitavastatin
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Pivasta 1 mg Tablet is used to reduce the levels of bad cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood. It is also used to prevent long-term cardiovascular risks such as strokes and heart attacks. Patients are advised to follow a strict diet and exercise regimen along with this medicine for the best possible effect. This medicine is not recommended for use in children.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Pivasta 1 mg Tablet

Onset of action

The time required for this medicine to show its action is about 2 to 4 weeks.

Duration of effect

The time until which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendency has been reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Pivasta 1 mg Tablet

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Pivasta 1 mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Pitava 1 mg TabletZydus Cadila

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