Crestat Tablet 20mg 1x10s
Used along with a proper diet to help lower "bad" cholesterol and fats (such as LDL, triglycerides) and raise "good" cholesterol (HDL) in the blood.
Muscle pain/tenderness/weakness (especially with fever or unusual tiredness), signs of kidney problems (such as change in the amount of urine).
It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.
Before taking rosuvastatin, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Antacids containing aluminum or magnesium can reduce the absorption of this drug. Therefore, if taking this type of antacid, take it at least 2 hours after this medication.
It is very important to continue to follow your doctor's advice about diet and exercise. It may take up to 4 weeks before you get the full benefit of this drug.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: liver disease, kidney disease, alcohol use.
This drug is known to cause issues during pregnancy, therefore please do not take this drug if you are pregnant.
Cyclosporine, Gemfibrozil, Niacin, Fenofibrate, Colchicine, Protease Inhibitors.
Take this medicine with or without meals.
Contact prescriber if there’s unusual chest pain, swelling of extremities, unusual weight gain, difficulty in breathing, throat tightness, choking sensation, and swelling of face/mouth.
Periodic blood tests are to be taken as advised by the prescriber to check drug’s effectiveness.
Product Name: Crestat Tab 20mg 10's
Product Form: Tablets
Pack Size: 10's
Marketed By: CCL Pharmaceuticals
Generic Category: Statins