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When is the best time of day to take Crestor?

I was just given samples of 5 mg Crestor. When do I take it? Other statins say take it before bedtime. Is this true of Crestor?

Posted 14 Oct 2010 1 answer

I have 3rd stage kidney disease and my doctor just prescribed Crestor due to high cholesterol?

(274)... My ratio is 3.1 which is normal. I feel that due to renal side effects I should not be taking Crestor. What do you think? Crestor was prescribed by my family doctor should I consult my ...

Posted 7 days ago 1 answer

I just started 20 mg of Crestor last night I was sick to my stomach after taking it with food and?

... woke with a bad headache that still hasn't gone away! Will these symptoms go away?

Posted 6 days ago 0 answers

I am thinking of switching from Lipitor to Crestor. Is there a wait time before I can switch?

I currently take 10 milligrams of Lipitor. Would I then be taking 10 milligrams of Crestor?

Posted 18 Oct 2015 0 answers

Down Versus DONE with Crestor Slogan?

Does the Crestor Advertising Company realize that "I'm Down,.(An old Passe~ phrase overused in the 90s)... Sound Exactly that that persons on the ad Come across as saying... I'm DONE ...

Posted 18 Sep 2015 0 answers

Do patients on a gluen-free diet have stomach problems with Crestor like I did?

My numbers - all of then - went down drastically in about 6 weeks, but I had a constant, bloating stomach ache - similar to when I consume gluten. In the brief research I did about possible gluten in ...

Posted 20 Aug 2015 0 answers

Pravastatin VS. Crestor - what are equivalent doses?

I was taking 10mg of Crestor PO daily. I recently switched to Pravastatin and the MD ordered 40mg PO daily. I was wondering if Pravastatin is really that much less potent and is this the bottom dose?

Posted 10 Oct 2010 1 answer

Do the side effects and/or risks increase with dosage?

Currently using Crestor at 20mg and is working, new insurance provider is insisting on trying atorvastatin up to 80mg, willing to try the new drug but concerned if it requires a higher dose to work

Posted 29 May 2015 1 answer

Can you experience some effects if you stop taking the medication?

I had medication changed due to my arthritis and pain. I have not taken the Crestor in the last 2 weeks. I am having increased pain in my knees and shoulders, I am unable to sleep and I feel tired. I ...

Posted 10 May 2015 3 answers

I've been having muscle tightness with pain, throwing up something that Burns my throat for a?

Couple of days? I don't remember when I started taking it but called doctor and was told to stop taking immediately and have to go see him tomorrow, I Google crestor and I have almost every side ...

Posted 4 May 2015 0 answers

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