Rosuvastatin is taken for: High Cholesterol Heart Attack

Rosuvastatin

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Other names: Crestor
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
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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score is still 5.6 on 5mg rosuvastatin. Just increased...
" ...my Statin dose as low as possible. I'd rather not take statin, 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...
" ...relevant, when I went on statins (Rosuvastatin)after about a 6month period ...quite rapidly, I had stopped smoking after my heart ...and given thyroxine, my weight continued to increase to ... "

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

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... "

tablet at bed time. I am suffering due to acute headache...
" ...Prescribed rozat or rosuvastatin. Safe to take? ...) to take Rozat 20mg(Rosuvastatin) 1 tablet at bed time. I am suffering due to acute headache .... "

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 pr... "

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

10mg rosuvastatin gave me a terrible cough, so I...
" ...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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rosuvastatin. Apart from feeling generally tired. Its...
" I was prescribed this drug 6 weeks ago to work alongside the statin rosuvastatin. Apart from feeling generally tired. Its been OK. I have FH so whilst diet, excersise etc helps my body will always... "

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www.diabetes.co.uk
same issues I am now on rosuvastatin the pain is a little...
" I have the same issues I am now on rosuvastatin the pain is a little better but I still find it hard to walk ...need to sort stuff out and exercise as I am getting well overweight... "

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score is still 5.6 on 5mg rosuvastatin. Just increased...
" ...my Statin dose as low as possible. I'd rather not take statin, 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...
" ...relevant, when I went on statins (Rosuvastatin)after about a 6month period ...quite rapidly, I had stopped smoking after my heart ...and given thyroxine, my weight continued to increase to ... "

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

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... "

tablet at bed time. I am suffering due to acute headache...
" ...Prescribed rozat or rosuvastatin. Safe to take? ...) to take Rozat 20mg(Rosuvastatin) 1 tablet at bed time. I am suffering due to acute headache .... "

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 pr... "

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

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

Post from
www.topix.com
rosuvastatin. Apart from feeling generally tired. Its...
" I was prescribed this drug 6 weeks ago to work alongside the statin rosuvastatin. Apart from feeling generally tired. Its been OK. I have FH so whilst diet, excersise etc helps my body will always... "

Post from
www.diabetes.co.uk
same issues I am now on rosuvastatin the pain is a little...
" I have the same issues I am now on rosuvastatin the pain is a little better but I still find it hard to walk ...need to sort stuff out and exercise as I am getting well overweight... "

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