Drug Usage "Atoris»

drug "Atoris» (atoris) stops the production of cholesterol in the liver resulting in reduced amounts of cholesterol and low density lipoprotein.The drug improves blood circulation, reduces the risk of rupture of atherosclerotic plaques.The drug "Atoris" indicated for the treatment of primary and mixed hyperlipidemia (elevated blood lipids and cholesterol in the blood), elevated total cholesterol while at low density lipoprotein cholesterol. Before and during treatment is necessary to follow a diet with limited fat.

«Atoris" is taken orally in one and the same time, regardless of the meal.Adult drug administered once daily to 10 mg.The drug must be used in an amount within two weeks.If at the end of this time, the therapeutic effect has not occurred, the daily dose is increased to 80 mg (highest dose
).Increasing the daily amount of the drug is carried by the attending physician after an analysis of the data lipidogram.

Children under the age of ten years "Atoris" allow once daily at a dose of 10 mg.1 dose adjustment is carried out once a month based on the lipid profile.The maximum daily dose for children is 20 mg.The price of the drug depends on the dosage and on the number of pills in the package is.Analogs "Atoris" - drugs "Crestor", "Lipitor", "atorvastatin", "Liptonorm" and others.


«Atoris" is contraindicated in identifying individual intolerance of the drug, with galactosemia (deficiency of enzymes involved in the metabolism of galactose), with lactase deficiency, malabsorption of glucose-galactose.The drug is not prescribed to patients with abnormalities of skeletal muscle and kidney disease in the acute stage, during pregnancy and breastfeeding for children up to 10 years.The drug should be used with caution in liver disease, alcoholism and people whose work is related to the management of complex machinery, driving a car.

Side effects "Atoris»

«Atoris" generally well tolerated, but in some cases may cause the following adverse reactions from the gastrointestinal tract: nausea, vomiting, a violation of stool, loss of appetite, flatulence, pancreatitis, abdominal pain. during ingestion may cause allergic reactions: itching and rashes on the skin, swelling of the face and extremities.

the nervous system may appear dizziness, headache, violation of wakefulness and sleep.On the part of the musculoskeletal system - convulsions, muscle pain, muscle weakness.There have been cases of pain in the chest, the occurrence of impotence, asthenia.A more detailed description "Atoris" can be found in the annotations to the drug.