Crestor vs Simvastatin

Crestor
Simvastatin
Other name: Rosuvastatin Rosuvastatin
Other name: Zocor Zocor
Satisfaction Score
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2.7
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.5
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for High Cholesterol
3.6
Concern level
2.5
Helpfulness
for High Cholesterol
1.2
Concern level
2.6
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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 medication class of statins, used to treat hypercholesterolemia and related conditions, and to prevent cardiovascular di...
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Simvastatin (International Nonproprietary Name) (Zocor and generics) is a hypolipidemic agent used to control elevated cholesterol, or hypercholesterolemia. Simvastatin is a member of the statin class of pharmaceuticals, is a synthetic derivate of...
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Top Concerns
Cre
Muscle Pain
10
Tiredness
6
Weight Loss
4
Cramping
3
Joint Pain
3
Leg Pain
3
Depression
3
Weight Gain
3
Headaches
2
Dizziness
2
Top Concerns
Sim
Muscle Pain
9
Tiredness
7
Cramping
4
Weight Loss
4
Headaches
3
Depression
3
Dizziness
3
Weight Gain
3
Leg Pain
3
Joint Pain
3
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4
4
Cramping
Cre
Sim
3
4
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Cre
Sim
3
3
Leg Pain
Cre
Sim
3
3
Depression
Cre
Sim
3
3
Weight Gain
Cre
Sim
3
3
Headaches
Cre
Sim
2
3
Dizziness
Cre
Sim
2
3
Muscle Pain
Sim
Cre
9
10
Tiredness
Sim
Cre
7
6
Cramping
Sim
Cre
4
3
Weight Loss
Sim
Cre
4
4
Headaches
Sim
Cre
3
2
Depression
Sim
Cre
3
3
Dizziness
Sim
Cre
3
2
Weight Gain
Sim
Cre
3
3
Leg Pain
Sim
Cre
3
3
Joint Pain
Sim
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3
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About Crestor
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...
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About Simvastatin
Simvastatin (International Nonproprietary Name) (Zocor and generics) is a hypolipidemic agent used to control elevated cholesterol, or hypercholesterolemia. Simvastatin is a member of the statin class of pharmaceuticals, is a synthetic derivate of...
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