Rosuvastatin is utilized for lowering high-cholesterol and triglycerides using patients. It also increases high-density lipoprotein (HDL, "good") levels of cholesterol. It is also used to slow atherosclerosis (narrowing from the arteries) in patients with good blood cholesterol. It is employed together with a proper diet. Rosuvastatin is an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor, also known as a "statin." It works by reducing the creation of certain fatty substances within the body, including cholesterol.
Use Rosuvastatin as directed because of your doctor.
Ask your health care provider questions you may have about how to work with Rosuvastatin.
Store Rosuvastatin at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 to 25 degrees C). Store away from heat, moisture, and lightweight. Keep Rosuvastatin out with the reach of children and away from pets.
All medicines could cause unwanted effects, but many individuals have no, or minor, side effects.
Check with your doctor if some of these most frequent unwanted side effects persist or become bothersome:
Constipation; sore throat.
Seek medical help without delay if any of these severe unwanted side effects occur:
Severe allergies (rash; hives; itching; breathlessness; tightness in the chest; swelling with the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); chest pain; dark urine; joint pain; muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness (with or without fever or fatigue); pale stools; severe or persistent headache; stomach pain; swelling of the hands, ankles, or feet; yellowing of the eyes or skin.
This is not a complete listing of all negative effects that will occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your medical provider.
Do NOT use Rosuvastatin if:
Contact your physician or physician without delay if these affect you.
Some medical ailments may talk with Rosuvastatin. Tell your physician or pharmacist if you have any health conditions, particularly if any with the following sign up for you:
Some medicines may connect to Rosuvastatin. Tell your doctor if you consider some other medicines, especially any in the following:
This is probably not a total report on all interactions that may occur. Ask your health care provider if Rosuvastatin may connect to other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before starting, stop, or alter the dose of the medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.