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Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet

Manufactured byCipla Ltd.
ContainsRosuvastatin (10 mg) + Fenofibrate (160 mg)
Description
Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet is a medicine that consists of Rosuvastatin and Fenofibrate. It is used in the treatment of hyperlipidaemia (high levels of fat). It helps to reduce the level of bad cholesterol and fats in the body and thus prevent the risk of getting heart attack and stroke. Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet works by reducing the formation of cholesterol in the body. It also increases the natural fat breakdown in your body. Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet may cause side effects like nausea, stomach pain, constipation, headache and excessive gas in your stomach. Usually, these side effects resolve on their own. Consult your doctor if any of these effects persist or worsen. Avoid taking this medicine if you are allergic to it. Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet is a prescription medicine. Take it with or without food or as advised by your doctor. Take this medicine at the same time every day for ease of remembering and to reduce the chances of missing a dose. Do not stop taking this medicine without consulting your doctor. Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet may interact with many other medicines. Inform your doctor of complete medical history including liver, kidney, heart conditions if any and if you are using any other medicines. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy, or are breastfeeding before taking this medicine.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet

  • Muscle pain
  • Tenderness
  • Weakness
  • Headache
  • Joint pain
  • Acid or sour stomach
  • Diarrhoea
  • Excessive air or gas in stomach
  • Blood in urine
  • Chills and fever
  • Itching and skin rash
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Shortness of breath
  • Runny nose
  • Stuffy nose

Uses of Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet

What is it prescribed for?

  • Hyperlipidaemia
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet starts showing its effects within 4-5 hours after taking it.
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The duration for which Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet remains active in your body is not known.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit forming tendency has been reported for Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet is not recommended for use in pregnancy as it may potentially harm your foetus. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet passes into your breastmilk. This may harm your infant potentially. You may have to discontinue breastfeeding while on treatment with Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Allergy

Avoid taking Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet if you are allergic to it. Seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of allergic reactions such as skin rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, breathing difficulty, etc.

Liver disease

Avoid taking Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet if you have liver problems like biliary cirrhosis (a condition that harms the liver's ability to function). This medicine may further increase the elevated levels of cholesterol in your body.

Renal dysfunction

Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet is not recommended for use if you have kidney problems. This medicine is exerted through urine and improper kidney function may lead to its accumulation. It may further lead to rhabdomyolysis (leakage of muscle contents into the blood circulation) and severe hyperkalemia (high level of potassium in your blood).

Gallbladder disease

Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet is not recommended for use if you have gallbladder conditions due to the increased risk of gallbladder stones.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet is not recommended for use in pregnancy as it may potentially harm your foetus. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Breast-feeding

Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet passes into your breastmilk. This may harm your infant potentially. You may have to discontinue breastfeeding while on treatment with Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
General warnings

Cognitive impairment

Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet may cause forgetfulness, memory loss, confusion, etc. These side effects are reversible and usually disappear once the medicine is discontinued.

Alcohol consumption

Consumption of alcohol while taking Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet may cause liver and kidney injuries. Hence, consumption of alcohol should be avoided during treatment with this medicine.

Use in children

Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet is not recommended for use in children under 18 years of age as the safety and efficacy data is not available.

Cholelithiasis

Cholelithiasis is a condition of the formation of stones in the gallbladder a small organ under your liver. Use Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet with caution due to the increased risk of gallbladder stones. This risk is especially higher if you have a history of liver or gallbladder problems.

Hematologic changes

Use Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet may increase the risk of a decrease in blood cell count. Your doctor may suggest tests to monitor your complete blood counts during the treatment with this medicine.

Use in elderly

Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet should be used with caution in elderly persons as it may cause kidney failure and serious side effects.

Missed Dose

Do not skip any dose of Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet. If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next, skip the missed dose. Do not take two doses together to make up for a missed dose.

Overdose

Never take more than the prescribed dose of Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet. If you suspect that you might have taken an overdose of this medicine, consult your doctor.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

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

Instructions

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

Leflunomide

Atazanavir

Cyclosporine

Hypoglycemic agents

Warfarin

Disease interactions

Diabetes

Diabetes is a condition in which there is an increase in blood sugar levels. Caution should be exercised while taking Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet as this medicine may alter blood sugar levels. Your doctor may monitor your blood sugar levels frequently while you are on treatment with Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet.

Rhabdomyolysis

Rhabdomyolysis is a condition in which muscle tissue and proteins enter the bloodstream due to muscle injury. It may lead to kidney failure and other problems. Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet should be used with caution if you have rhabdomyolysis because it may worsen your condition.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
Take Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet with food to avoid stomach irritation. Do not crush, break or chew the tablet in your mouth. Do not stop taking Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet without consulting your doctor even if you feel better after taking a few doses. Do not take more or fewer doses than prescribed. Regular exercise and a low-fat diet intake are recommended besides using this medicine to lower the levels of fat in your blood. Inform your doctor if you experience stomach pain, loss of appetite, a sick feeling, dark urine, muscle pain or weakness, associated with fever. Avoid alcohol consumption while using this medicine. Keep away from the reach of children and pets. Ensure that the unused medicine is disposed of properly.
Miscelleneous

Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor

To be taken as instructed by doctor

Does not cause sleepiness

How it works
Rosulip F (10/160 mg) Tablet is a combination of Rosuvastatin and Fenofibrate. Rosuvastatin reduces the production of cholesterol from the liver. Fenofibrate increases the natural lipid breakdown process with the help of the enzyme lipoprotein lipase. This removes the bad cholesterol (LDL) and triglycerides from your blood and increases the levels of good cholesterol (HDL).
Legal Status

Approved

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Classification

Category

Statins, Fibric acid derivatives, Antihyperlipidemic combinations

Schedule

Schedule H

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