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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

Does the use of a statin affect the efficacy of nora-be?

I take Nora BE once daily. I want to begin a statin, Crestor 5mg, po daily. Will crestor decrease the efficacy of the Nora BE in preventing pregnancy. If so, by how much?

Posted 22 Feb 2015 1 answer

I want to reduce my Crestor pills by half?

I was prescribed 5mg of Crestor in 2011( which coincedently was the end of menopause) and my ldl and total chol. levels started increasing since 2008. I feel that as of end of 2014 all my levels, ...

Posted 16 Feb 2015 1 answer

My friend was on clopidogrel because he suffered a mini stroke in 2/2013. He got a stent on 6/2013?

His Cardiologist told him to not take the medication anymore on 12/2013. All he was left to take was crestor. He died on 01/05/2014. We were never told how serious his situation was, he had a Dr.s ...

Posted 5 Jan 2015 2 answers

My Dr just switched me from crestor to Lipator are they the same or is one recommended over the?

... one recommended over the other one. This was because of ins issues Are there are different side effects

Posted 12 Jan 2015 1 answer

Read below?

My doctor wants me to start tricor 145mg along with crestor 5mg metoprolol 25mg lisinopril 5mg all these together safe?

Posted 12 Nov 2014 0 answers

Is the medication lovastatin safe to use?

I have been taking Crestor for years. My insurance company is now taking the full amount of the Crestor and putting it towards my deductible. Now my co-pay is the full amount of the Crestor, which is ...

Posted 18 Sep 2014 1 answer

I have tingling/pins&needles and prickly feelings all over my body. This started with Crestor,?

... which I've been off of for 5 weeks. The dr didn't know. Anyone else have these symptoms? Please reply as I really need help with this. Thank you so much

Posted 14 Jun 2014 1 answer

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

Can side effects occur switching from Crestor to Simvastatin?

Almost daily diarrhea.

Posted 11 Aug 2014 0 answers

Question about how to get Crestor for a lower cost?

I have been taking Crestor 5 mg once daily for several years because I cannot tolerate the generic brands. Lately my mail order pharmacy is requiring me to pay for it by credit card. I have never had ...

Posted 14 Jul 2014 1 answer

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