Atozet 10 mg/10 mg is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) ezetimibe + atorvastatin. On this page you will find out more about Atozet 10 mg/10 mg, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: ezetimibe + atorvastatin
Information for medicine and pack size:
Atozet 10 mg/10 mg tablet, 30
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease ATOZET is indicated in patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) and a history of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) taking their maximum tolerated dose of atorvastatin and in need of additional lowering of LDL-C in the expectation of a modest further reduction in the risk of cardiovascular events following at least one year of therapy (see Clinical Trials).,Primary Hypercholesterolaemia ATOZET is indicated as adjunctive therapy to diet in patients with primary (heterozygous familial and non-familial) hypercholesterolaemia where use of a combination product is appropriate in those patients: - not appropriately controlled with atorvastatin or ezetimibe alone; - or already treated with atorvastatin and ezetimibe,Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolaemia (HoFH) ATOZET is indicated in patients with HoFH. Patients may also receive adjunctive treatments (e.g. LDL apheresis).
Table of characteristics
Capsule shaped, biconvex, white to off white tablets, with "257" debossed on one side of the tablet
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|Dosage Form||Tablet, multilayer|
|Route of administration||Oral|
10: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
30: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 30 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Store in a Dry Place|
|Life time||24 Months|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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