Rosuvastatin

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Other names: Crestor
Method of use: Pill
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Rosuvastatin (marketed by AstraZeneca as Crestor & marketed by Abbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. in India as 'R2') is a member of the ...
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Rosuvastatin for High Cholesterol
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y Dr switched me over to Rosuvastatin 5mg twice a day. I...
" ...I had a heart attack on July 15th 2009 . I was initially ...now 65 plus. My Dr switched me over to Rosuvastatin 5mg twice a day. I ...of months I started getting constipation. Now it's so acute... "

score is still 5.6 on 5mg rosuvastatin. Just increased...
" ...but my overall score is still 5.6 on 5mg rosuvastatin. Just increased to 10mg by lipid clinic. Good news is that my HDL is high -... "

when I went on statins (Rosuvastatin)after about a 6month...
" ...is relevant, when I went on statins (Rosuvastatin)after about a 6month period I ...weight quite rapidly, I had stopped smoking after my heart attack ...underactive and given thyroxine, my weight continued... "

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and Rosuvastatin tablet cause sleep disorders ?my sgpt l...
" Does high SGPT and Rosuvastatin tablet cause sleep disorders ? ...level is 69 doctor has recommended Rosuvastatin tablet 10... "

when it gave me an asthmatic type dry cough...which was...
" ...effects. I did this with rosuvastatin when it gave me an asthmatic type dry cough...which was actually was totally... "

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hyroid symptoms after increasing my rosuvastatin...
" ...I experienced severe underactive thyroid symptoms after increasing my rosuvastatin dose. Thyroid levels were normal in blood test The... "

ablet at bed time. I am suffering due to acute headache...
" ...chronic headaches. Prescribed rozat or rosuvastatin. Safe to take? Respected Sir, ...( Cardiologist ) to take Rozat 20mg(Rosuvastatin) 1 tablet at bed time.... "

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cholesterol test - I'm on rosuvastatin. With my trio of...
" ...another cholesterol test - I'm on rosuvastatin. With my trio of blood ...'very high' area and I was having some heart problems... "

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came off them and hasnt had a problem since so...
" ...land I shoot on had terrible cramps earlier this year, he ...on statins but it wadsnt Rosuvastatin, he came off them and hasnt had a problem since so it... "

0mg rosuvastatin gave me a terrible cough, so I s...
" ...the same effect, so I reckon it's interchangeable. 10mg rosuvastatin gave me a terrible cough, so I stopped after a couple of months.... "

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y Dr switched me over to Rosuvastatin 5mg twice a day. I...
" ...I had a heart attack on July 15th 2009 . I was initially ...now 65 plus. My Dr switched me over to Rosuvastatin 5mg twice a day. I ...of months I started getting constipation. Now it's so acute... "

score is still 5.6 on 5mg rosuvastatin. Just increased...
" ...but my overall score is still 5.6 on 5mg rosuvastatin. Just increased to 10mg by lipid clinic. Good news is that my HDL is high -... "

when I went on statins (Rosuvastatin)after about a 6month...
" ...is relevant, when I went on statins (Rosuvastatin)after about a 6month period I ...weight quite rapidly, I had stopped smoking after my heart attack ...underactive and given thyroxine, my weight continued... "

www.healthcaremagic.com
and Rosuvastatin tablet cause sleep disorders ?my sgpt l...
" Does high SGPT and Rosuvastatin tablet cause sleep disorders ? ...level is 69 doctor has recommended Rosuvastatin tablet 10... "

when it gave me an asthmatic type dry cough...which was...
" ...effects. I did this with rosuvastatin when it gave me an asthmatic type dry cough...which was actually was totally... "

healthunlocked.com
hyroid symptoms after increasing my rosuvastatin...
" ...I experienced severe underactive thyroid symptoms after increasing my rosuvastatin dose. Thyroid levels were normal in blood test The... "

ablet at bed time. I am suffering due to acute headache...
" ...chronic headaches. Prescribed rozat or rosuvastatin. Safe to take? Respected Sir, ...( Cardiologist ) to take Rozat 20mg(Rosuvastatin) 1 tablet at bed time.... "

chronicpainsite.com
cholesterol test - I'm on rosuvastatin. With my trio of...
" ...another cholesterol test - I'm on rosuvastatin. With my trio of blood ...'very high' area and I was having some heart problems... "

www.airgunbbs.com
came off them and hasnt had a problem since so...
" ...land I shoot on had terrible cramps earlier this year, he ...on statins but it wadsnt Rosuvastatin, he came off them and hasnt had a problem since so it... "

0mg rosuvastatin gave me a terrible cough, so I s...
" ...the same effect, so I reckon it's interchangeable. 10mg rosuvastatin gave me a terrible cough, so I stopped after a couple of months.... "

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