What is Crestor?

Crestor is original rosuvastatin drug manufactured by AstraZeneca. It lowers "bad" LDL cholesterol and increases "good" HDL, and stronger than other statins. Doctors prescribe pills Crestor to people who have high risk of cardiovascular catastrophe, to protect them from a heart attack, and ischemic stroke. In studies of rosuvastatin was attended by many thousands of patients. All of them prescribed the original drug Crestor. Pills rosuvastatin competing firms have a weaker evidence base, but are cheaper. All concerned about medication side effects Crestor and other statins. Below explained in detail what they are, how to alleviate or remove entirely. Read also the instructions for use, written in accessible language. Learn the indications, contraindications, dosages, the regimen.Crestor reduces "bad" LDL cholesterol in the blood, partially blocking its production in the liver. Also reduces the concentration of triglycerides, apolipoprotein b, lipoprotein very low density (VLDL). Increases "good" HDL cholesterol. Reduces chronic indolent inflammation in the blood vessels. Improves the performance of C-reactive protein and other markers of inflammation. The results of the blood tests begin to improve in 1-2 weeks, maximum effect in 2-4 weeks.

Method of application and dose:

The drug is prescribed inside at any time of the day regardless of the meal. The tablet should be swallowed whole with water without chewing or crushing. Before the start of drug therapy Crestor® patient is required to begin to comply with the standard hypolipidemic diet and continue to observe her during treatment. The dose should be selected individually depending on indications and therapeutic response, taking into account the current recommendations for target levels of lipids. Patients with renal insufficiency mild or moderate severity dose adjustment is not required. Patients with moderate renal impairment, the recommended initial dose of the drug 5 mg.

More info about dosages and shipping options you can find on the Pharmacy website

CRESTOR (GENERIC), 5MG

CRESTOR (GENERIC), 10MG

CRESTOR (GENERIC), 20MG

CRESTOR (GENERIC), 40MG

Composition:

 

Crestor 10 mg:

Active substance: rosuvastatin 10 mg.
Inactive substances: lactose monohydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, calcium phosphate, magnesium stearate, crospovidone, glycerol triacetate, hypromellose, iron oxide red (E 172), titanium dioxide, purified water.

 

Crestor 20 mg:

Active substance: rosuvastatin 20 mg.
Inactive substances: lactose monohydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, calcium phosphate, magnesium stearate, crospovidone, glycerol triacetate, hypromellose, iron oxide red (E 172), titanium dioxide, purified water.

 

Crestor 40 mg:

Active substance: rosuvastatin 40 mg.
Inactive substances: lactose monohydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, calcium phosphate, magnesium stearate, crospovidone, glycerol triacetate, hypromellose, iron oxide red (E 172), titanium dioxide, purified water.

 

Crestor Side Effects:

 

Pills Crestor, like other statins, can cause muscle pain, weakness, fatigue, impaired memory and thinking, skin rashes, digestive disorders. Take a look at "Side effects of statins" — learn how to relieve uncomfortable symptoms or remove them entirely. Rosuvastatin drugs have particular side effects. Read more, how safe is rosuvastatin. People who have a high risk of heart attack and stroke, Crestor does more good than harm. To cancel this medicine should only be made if the side effects intolerable and facilitate them does not work. The danger of liver problems is exaggerated. Don't worry about them, if you do not abuse alcohol. Side effects observed while taking the drug Crestor®, usually expressed slightly and are themselves. Virtually all drugs have side effects. Typically, this occurs when the medication in maximum doses, when you use drugs over a long period of time, while taking several medications. And possible individual intolerance of a particular substance. It can harm the body, so if a drug is causing you side effects, it is necessary to stop its intake and consult a doctor.