Crestor is used for lowering high-cholesterol and triglycerides in a few patients. It also increases high-density lipoprotein (HDL, "good") levels of cholesterol. It is also employed to slow atherosclerosis (narrowing in the arteries) in patients with good blood levels of cholesterol. It is employed together with the right diet. Crestor is definitely an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor, also called a "statin." It works by decreasing the creation of certain fatty substances by the body processes, including cholesterol.
Use Crestor as directed from your doctor.
Ask your medical provider questions maybe you have about how exactly to work with Crestor.
Store Crestor at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 to 25 degrees C). Store faraway from heat, moisture, and light-weight. Keep Crestor out of the reach of kids and from pets.
Active Ingredient: Rosuvastatin calcium.
All medicines could potentially cause negative effects, but a majority of everyone has no, or minor, negative effects.
Check with a medical expert if some of these most frequent negative effects persist or become bothersome:
Constipation; sore throat.
Seek medical attention straight away if these severe side effects occur:
Severe allergy symptoms (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling from the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); chest pain; dark urine; pain; muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness (with or without fever or fatigue); pale stools; severe or persistent headache; stomach pain; swelling of the hands, ankles, or feet; yellowing of the eyes or skin.
This is not an entire report on all negative effects that could occur. If you have questions regarding side effects, contact your doctor.
Contact your doctor or doctor right away if all of these affect you.
Some health conditions may connect to Crestor. Tell your physician or pharmacist in case you have any health concerns, especially if any with the following connect with you:
Some medicines may connect to Crestor. Tell your health care provider if you consider every other medicines, especially any with the following:
This may not be an entire set of all interactions which could occur. Ask your medical provider if Crestor may connect to other medicines that you take. Check with your doctor before starting, stop, or affect the dose associated with a medicine.
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.