CLOPIPAL GOLD 10MG CAP 15’S (Atrovastatin 10+Aspirin 75+Clopidogrel 75 )
CLOPIPAL Gold 10mg Capsule 15’s is a combination drug of blood-thinning agents and cholesterol-lowering agents, primarily taken for the prevention of heart attack and stroke. It also lowers the raised level of cholesterol in our bodies. A heart attack generally refers to a blocked flow of blood to the heart due to the blockage of arteries. The blockage is most often a buildup of fat, cholesterol, and other substances, which form a plaque in the arteries that feed the heart (coronary arteries).
CLOPIPAL Gold 10mg Capsule 15’s is composed of three medicines namely: Atorvastatin, Clopidogrel, and Aspirin. Atorvastatin is a lipid-lowering medication that blocks the enzyme required to make cholesterol in the body. It reduces the bad cholesterol (also known as low-density lipoproteins or LDL), triglycerides (TG), and increases the levels of good cholesterol (also known as high-density lipoproteins or HDL). Clopidogrel and Aspirin are blood thinners (anticoagulant) that collectively prevent the formation of a clot in the blood vessels. It also helps to reduce the increased levels of bad cholesterol (low-density lipoprotein and triglycerides). Together CLOPIPAL Gold 10mg Capsule 15’s help to reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke, and heart-related chest pain (angina).
You can take CLOPIPAL Gold 10mg Capsule 15’s with food or without food. It should be swallowed whole with a glass of water. Do not chew, bite, or break it. Your doctor will advise you how often you take your tablets based on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience headaches, ankle swelling (oedema), slow heart rate, and nausea. CLOPIPAL Gold 10mg Capsule 15’s is known to cause dizziness, so driving should be avoided. Most of these side effects of CLOPIPAL Gold 10mg Capsule 15’s do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.
Try not to stop taking this medicine of your own. Stopping CLOPIPAL Gold 10mg Capsule 15’s abruptly may worsen your condition and increase your risk of a future heart attack. Let your doctor know if are sensitive to atorvastatin, clopidogrel, or aspirin, have any active liver disease, active bleeding issues (like peptic ulcer, brain hemorrhage), muscle problem (myopathy, rhabdomyolysis), pregnant, or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding. The patient should inform the doctor that they are taking CLOPIPAL Gold 10mg Capsule 15’s before any surgery is scheduled or any new medicine is taken. Atorvastatin present in CLOPIPAL Gold 10mg Capsule 15’s is a pregnancy category X drug so it is contraindicated in pregnant women. As it may cause harm to the fetus if administered to a pregnant woman.