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When is the best time of day to take Crestor?

Posted 14 Oct 2010 by Patricia O 1 answer

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?

Pravastatin VS. Crestor - what are equivalent doses?

Posted 10 Oct 2010 by shermeg42 1 answer

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?

Should CoQ10 be taken if one is on Crestor?

Posted 6 days ago by TheHat 1 answer

Been on Crestor for 10 days. Just got a Shingrix booster yesterday.

Posted 25 Jul 2018 by bigal166 0 answers

I have severe muscle and joint pain. I am 65 years old. I am having bad muscle pain, and joint pain. I also can not seem to stay awake.

Does Creon cause weight gain??

Posted 25 May 2018 by Help69 1 answer

Already experience bloating, constipation, belly pain. Does Creon, help with this? Or make it worse, and, does it cause any weight gain, or loss?

How long does it take for fenofibrate to be effective?

Posted 20 Jun 2018 by jmeoni 0 answers

I took fenofibrate 160 religiously for 6 months with a starting Triglyceride level of 230. My labs in 6 months my level was at 594 and HDL was 27. I also take Crestor.

I am on Crestor 10mg and forgot it at home. I am on a 14 day vacation?

Posted 14 Jun 2018 by Mommaof3boys 0 answers

Can I wait until I get home to restart? Will I have side effects when I restart? Or should I call my doctor to give me a couple weeks worth?

What kind of doctor should a go to for hair loss caused by mediation?

Posted 10 May 2018 by Rita Ro 1 answer

Losing hair due to taking Crestor, what kind of specialist should a go too. Thanks

Lipitor vs Crestor - How do they compare?

Posted 2 Jan 2011 by rayhunt 1 answer

How long does Crestor take to get out of your system after stopping?

Posted 23 Jan 2012 by pjh88 1 answer

Insurance stopped script Dr out on vacation

Is it ok to eat grapefruit when taking Crestor?

Posted 30 Nov 2012 by papajonjr 1 answer

How does Crestor rate for lowering LDL cholesterol levels ?

Posted 1 Oct 2017 by G Mc 2 answers

How is it in comparison to other statins? Is there a statin that anyone here can vouch for as having good results from it with the least amount of side effects? I have read that statins have a reputation for causing extreme fatigue and muscle aches in patients. Any suggestions as to an alternative ...

I take Brilinta with 81 mg aspririn, Xarelto and Crestor. Which of these does Plavix replace?

Posted 8 Aug 2017 by Blanchar 2 answers

Xarelto prescribed for constant Atrial Fibrillation. Crestor prescribed for high levels. LDL now at 48 and HDL at 40. Brilinta and 81 mg aspirin prescribed for stent in my Left Coronary Artery (was 85% blocked). Bruising is terrible, bleeding will not stop for days if skin is gouged. Doctor says my ...

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