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Posted 9 Sep 2009 by • 3 answers
Is Crestor available as a generic?
Posted 8 Dec 2011 by • 1 answer
Markettly available brands for rosuvastin with fenofibrate combination
Posted 24 Mar 2013 by • 1 answer
62 year old US citizen now living in the Philippines, has amoebiasis - for 3rd time since returning here to live - previously here for 2 years with Peace Corps (2010-2012) with only minor occurences. Also on Rosuvastatin for cholesterol and note many drug interactions - for metronidazole. However, ...
Posted 15 Jul 2011 by • 4 answers
I have been on Gabapentin 400mg caop 3x a day for peripheral neuropathy of my legs. I have been on this medication for years. I am happy with this med with minimal side effects. I also take Rosuvastatin CA 20mg 1/2 tab at bedtime but I continually have arm and legs cramps mostly at night. Every ...
Posted 12 Jul 2011 by • 2 answers
I have been on and off this medication. It seems after a few months, I start with leg cramps (mostly my left leg around the ankle up) and my hands. Every time I call my doctor, they tell me to stop this med until the cramps go away and start on it again. It does help lower my cholesterol problems ...
Posted 2 Apr 2012 by • 1 answer
Am a type 2 diabetic and have been switched to the pen,started with low dose and gradully worked up,medication i was using (glyburide-metfoormin ) was slowly discontinued. I still take rosuvastatin ,6000 oral fish oil cap. am very happy with the pen,my doseage now is 55 units per day, have one ...
Posted 3 Apr 2013 by • 1 answer
I was on Fenofibrate drugs (Lipicard 160 mg and then Stanlip 145 mg) for last one year, mainly due to high trigyceride and borderline LDL. The lipid profile were normal in the meantime (I checked every 3 months). However, a week ago my lipid profile showed slightly high trigyceride, slightly low ...
I take rosuvastatin 10mg and Clopidogrel A 75 Now advised only rosuvastatin A 75 What is difference?
Posted 26 Oct 2013 by • 1 answer
I was patient since:1990 of BP;since 2002 of prostate,gas & acidity; since 2008 of lumber spondylosis. Main medicines have been taking Natrilax SR, Minipress XL 5mg, Calcium and ocid or pantop when needed. In June 2012 atherosclerosis was diagnosed after carotodid dopller taste. Further in ...
Posted 2 Dec 2014 by • 1 answer
my prescription states rosuvastatin teva but this time when I got my medications I have been given rosuvastatin actavis. Is there a difference between the two.
Posted 16 Dec 2014 by • 1 answer
Posted 11 Oct 2017 • 2 answers
Which statin has the least side effects? My husband is having a problem with extreme fatigue, muscle pain, and severe tinnitus since starting a statin, rosuvastatin, a couple of weeks ago. I would like to know if anyone is taking something that comes with less side effects. These side effects are ...
Due to side effects, I've just come off an 80mg/day dose of atorvastatin. I read about rosuvastatin?
Posted 20 Aug 2009 by • 1 answer
... in a newspaper and asked my doc to prescribe it. Here in England, the doctors 'bible' tells the doc to start rosuvastatin at a 5mg dose, increasing monthly by 5 mg. Does the drop from 80mg to 5mg/day present a risk to me? Should I be put on a higher dose immediately? Thanks! Liz
Posted 18 Aug 2013 by • 1 answer
Am I allowed to buy a 20mg dosage of Rosuvastatin and cut it into half before served? As my recommended dosage from doctor is 10mg, but actually 20mg rosuvastatin is cheaper
Posted 28 Jan 2014 by • 2 answers
I survived heart attack 2 1/2 yeras back.Taking all regular medicines except Statins.Lately my triglyceride level has gone up to 315 .LDL and all others are ok.Statins cause me severe muscle pain .So is there any way out.I am following good Diet control and exercise regime-
Posted 27 Jan 2018 by • 2 answers
I had a TIA/stroke Sept 2017 and have been prescribed rosuvastatin 20mg p.d. It's been recommended that taking 100mg coenzyme Q10 would help. But I now have to take the anti platelet Clopidogrel 75mg p.d. Any opinions on safety/interactions? Medical advice is patchy to say the least I have ...
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