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Composition

Rosuvastatin(5 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Rosuvastatin(5 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Rosuvastatin is used to treat patients with high cholesterol level in blood and reduce the risk of heart attack.

SIDE EFFECTS

Headache, dizziness, abdominal pain, constipation, urge to vomit, muscle pain, weakness or loss of strength, and increase in blood sugar.

DRUG INTERACTION

Drugs like cyclosporine, HIV medications such as atazanavir/ritonavir, lopinavir/ritonavir, and others like atazanavir, clopidogrel, and gemfibrozil may increase in the blood levels of rosuvastatin. Rosuvastatin with gemfibrozil may increase the risk of development of muscle pain (myalgia). Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Rosuvastatin belongs to a group of medicines known as statins that work by blocking an enzyme (HMG-coA) that is needed by the body to make cholesterol, and hence reduces the amount of cholesterol in the blood.

SUBSTITUTES

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    Rs. 4.88/Tablet
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INTERACTIONS

Can I take Rozustat F(5mg) during pregnancy?

The drug should not be used by pregnant women. Experiences of drug use and evidence from studies in pregnant women have shown high risk to fetus. The risk of drug use in pregnant women outweighs the benefit.

Can I take Rozustat F(5mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Contraindicated: The drug should not be used by breastfeeding women, as evidences from studies have shown that there is a high risk of causing significant damage to infants.

Can I take Rozustat F(5mg) with alcohol?

No studies found