ATORVPC 10 mg (Atorvastatin calcium 10mg )




Each film – coated tablet contains:

  • Atorvastatin calcium 10 mg

Dosage & Administration

  • The patient should be placed on a standard cholesterol –
    lowering diet before receiving ATORVPC 10 and should continue
    on this diet during treatment with ATORVPC 10. The dose should be
    individualized according to baseline LDL-cholesterol levels,
    the goal of therapy, and patient response. The usual starting dose
    is 10mg once a day. Adjustment of dose should be made at intervals
    of 4 weeks or more. The maximum dose is 80mg once a day.
  • +Primary hypercholesterolaemia and combined (mixed) hyperlipidaemia:
    The majority of patients are controlled with ATORVPC 10 once a day.
    A therapeutic response is evident within 2 weeks, and the maximum
    therapeutic response is usually achieved within 4 weeks.
    The response is maintained during chronic therapy.
  • +Heterozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia: Patients should be
    started with ATORVPC 10mg daily. Doses should be individualized
    and adjusted every 4 weeks to 40mg daily. Thereafter, either
    the dose may be increased to a maximum of 80mg daily or a bile acid
    sequestrant may be combined with 40mg atorvastatin once daily.
  • +Homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia : The dose of atorvastatin
    in patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia is 10 to 80 mg daily.
    Atorvastatin should be used as an adjunct to other lipid-lowering treatments
    in these patients or if such treatments are unavailable. Or as directed by a Physician.


  • Blisters : Box of 3 blisters x 10 film-coated tablets

Manufactured By

  • Cuu Long Pharmaceutical Joint-Stock Corporation