Rosuvastatin

Last Update February 1, 2016
Other brands: Crestor
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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for High Cholesterol
1.7
Concern level
3.7
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Positive 71 "...the important one. Overall my cholesterol went from 9.8 to 4.6. I changed to rosuvastatin and that seems to have... "Read more positive discussions
Negative 64 "One alternative I am trying is Niacin (vitamin B3), since I stopped taking Rosuvastatin because of lethargy, aches and pains. Since ...dog for walks. The niacin has reduced my cholesterol by 1 click... "Read more negative discussions
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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... "

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score is still 5.6 on 5mg rosuvastatin. Just increased...
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" ...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 -... "

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when I went on statins (Rosuvastatin)after about a 6month...
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" ...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...
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" Does high SGPT and Rosuvastatin tablet cause sleep disorders ? ...level is 69 doctor has recommended Rosuvastatin tablet 10... "

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when it gave me an asthmatic type dry cough...which was...
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" ...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...
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" ...I experienced severe underactive thyroid symptoms after increasing my rosuvastatin dose. Thyroid levels were normal in blood test The... "

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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...
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" ...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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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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eported when rosuvastatin 10mg gave me an asthmatic cough....
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" ...adverse reaction to a drug, but I did and any member of the public can report, as it's us who are getting the side effects sometimes. I reported when rosuvastatin 10mg gave me an asthmatic cough... "

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Facts about Rosuvastatin

How do I obtain Rosuvastatin?
Prescription in the USA
How do I take Rosuvastatin?
Pill
What dosages are available?
5mg, 10mg, 20mg, 40mg
Ingredients
Rosuvastatin Calcium
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