Atoris - a drug of the statin reduces the amount of lipids in the blood plasma.

Pharmacological action

The active ingredient Atoris - atorvastatin. When applying Atoris body ceases production of cholesterol in the liver is reduced cholesterol low density lipoprotein.

Positive reviews Atoris speak of it as an effective anti-atherosclerotic agent. When using Atoris improves hemodynamics, reduces the risk of destruction of atherosclerotic plaques.

After oral administration Atoris absorbed in the intestine. Suction Atoris slowing because food intake, but it does not reduce the effect of atorvastatin.

Analogues appear Atoris atorvastatin, Anvistat, Lipitor, Liptonorm, Torvakard, Tulip, Atomaks, Anvistat, Lipoford - drugs with the same active ingredient.

Product form

Atoris release tablets.

Indications Atoris

Atoris used for the treatment of patients with primary (type IIa and IIb) and mixed hyperlipidemia.

According to the instructions, Atoris also nominated in patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia at an elevated cholesterol total, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, apolipoprotein B, and triglycerides.

Instructions for use Atomaksa

 Atomaks - similar Atoris
 Atoris taken orally. Before, during the course of treatment should be restricted diet lipid.

Receiving means is carried out at the same time, regardless of the meal.

According to the instructions Atoris adult prescribe taken once / day. Two weeks of 10mg. If the therapeutic effect after the initial rate is observed, the daily dose was increased to 80 mg (the maximum permissible dose for adults), with dose modification is carried out by the attending physician on the basis of the lipid profile.

Teenagers older than 10 years are designated Atoris once a day - 10 mg. Adjust dose only with a break of 4 weeks, increasing to 20 mg (maximum daily dose), which is also carried out on the basis of the lipid profile.

No correction is carried out by assigning Atoris patients with impaired renal function, elderly patients.

On the possibility of replacing the use of the drug and analogs Atoris should consult a doctor.

side effects

Usually the drug is well tolerated, but there are reviews Atoris talking about the presence of such adverse reactions:

  • by the liver and the intestine: violation stool, nausea, loss of appetite, pancreatitis, pathology outflow of bile, vomiting, hepatitis, epigastric pain, bloating;
  • nervous system: dizziness, paresthesia, violation of wakefulness and sleep, peripheral neuropathy, headache;
  • musculoskeletal system: convulsions, muscle weakness, myopathy, muscle pain, myositis;

It is also possible allergic reactions during treatment with Atoris: angioedema, alopecia, rash, itching, rashes on the skin. There have been cases of impotence, fatigue, chest pain.


Atoris not indicated the presence of his individual intolerances, with galactosemia, malabsorption of glucose-galactose lactase deficiency. Also according to the instructions Atoris is contraindicated in patients with kidney disease in the acute stage, and pathology of skeletal muscle.

Not applicable Atoris during pregnancy, breastfeeding, for the treatment of children under 10 years.

By Atoris reviews should be taken with caution in alcoholism, liver disease, and patients whose work involves driving a car, running complex mechanisms.

Contraindications to the use of analogs Atoris should further clarify the instructions to the drugs.