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Crestor

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/ 11,051 posts
Other Names: Rosuvastatin

Zetia

Rx
/ 5,187 posts
Other Names: Ezetimibe
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 11,051 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 5,187 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
Rosuvastatin (marketed by AstraZeneca as Crestor & marketed by Abbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. in India as 'R2') is a member of the medication class of statins, used to treat hypercholesterolemia and related conditions, and to prevent cardiovascular di... Read more on Wikipedia
Ezetimibe is a drug that lowers cholesterol. It acts by decreasing cholesterol absorption in the intestine. It may be used alone (marketed as Zetia or Ezetrol), when other cholesterol-lowering medications are not tolerated, or together with statins (e.g... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Walter
November 13, 2013
Walter wrote
Crestor and eye vision problems
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By Happy Heart
October 31, 2013
Happy Heart wrote
Welchol
Oh my! It is so disheartening in how the doctors don't tell us about these bad effects! I have been off welchol two days now and can already tell a difference! Can you tell me what you are taking now? I am going to try taking lecithin, to break down fats in meals. Taking when I eat. I haven't started that yet but will post in a week or so to let you know how that works.
kemberly  |  January 22, 2014
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By Charlie Palumbo
September 24, 2013
Charlie Palumbo wrote
Crestor
I am suffering tendonitis in my hands and feet and I have been taking Crestor 10mg for 2 yrs, I have never had so much pain, I am now getting off this drug slowly.
Lesley  |  January 31, 2014
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What patients are saying about Crestor vs. Zetia

425 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
Zetia and am allergic to crestor, I was wondering about...
I just switched from Zetia and am allergic to crestor, I was wondering about the...
stopped taking Zetia and  changed to Crestor and have had...
Hi - I had a reaction to Zetia and lost my eyebrows and ...the drug .  I stopped taking Zetia and  changed to Crestor and have had no...
is hereditary......No side effects...the Crestor makes me...
...am on Crestor and Zetia. The Zetia has helped since my Diabetes II is hereditary......No side effects...the Crestor makes me have abdominal...
& Zetia for 2 years and have not had any ill side effects...
...the risks. I've been on Lipitor since 18 or so, and switched to Crestor at 28--been on Crestor & Zetia for 2 years and have not had any ill side effects. Crestor does a great job...
Lipitor, Crestor and Zetia all with the same reactions...
...pain free I started taking Zetia and within a month ...a coffee cup. In the past three years I've tried Zocor, Lipitor, Crestor and Zetia all with the same reactions. The Zetia was supposed to...
Crestor caused leg cramps, muscle weakness, and fatigue. I...
My 10mg dosage of Crestor caused leg cramps, muscle weakness, and fatigue. I was then prescribed ...NOT!!! After taking Zetia for 2 months, I have developed the s...
side effect profile with crestor is not worth it. Doctor...
...with crestor ...of zocor and zetia...he gave me samples b/c it will not be in pharmacies for a couple of weeks...so far so good..starting dose is 10/20 and suppose to drop my ldl by 53% with no ...
dropped Zocor and now on Crestor. VA provides my Zetia...
...dropped Zocor and now on Crestor. VA provides my Zetia and all other meds. Zetia is doing a great job...
Crestor and it works, even though Zetia and Lipitor made...
...though Zetia and Lipitor made me feel like I'd been beaten up.  (Not that I know how that feels, really.)  I also take Lovasa...
- muscle pain is still present from Crestor though not as...
...taking the Crestor prior to 6 weeks of usage and now have been prescribed Zetia as ...now - muscle pain is still present from Crestor though not as severe. I do hope Crestor did not cause any p...
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