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Crestor is a prescription medicine that belongs to a group of cholesterol-lowering medicines called statins. Along with diet, Crestor lowers “bad”...
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The best time of day to take Crestor is the time of day you are most likely to remember to take it. While some statin medications are best taken at...
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Rosuvastatin is used along with a proper diet to help lower "bad" cholesterol and fats (such as LDL, triglycerides) and raise "good" cholesterol...
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Rosuvastatin is used along with a proper diet to help lower "bad" cholesterol and fats (such as LDL, triglycerides) and raise "good" cholesterol...
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Store Crestor at room temperature, 68 degrees F to 77 degrees F (20 degrees C to 25 degrees C) and in a dry place. If your health care professional...
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No. It is unlikely that your cholesterol medication or warfarin would raise blood-sugar levels. If you suddenly notice a change in your blood-sugar...
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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...
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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...
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If you stop taking Crestor on your own, the danger is that your cholesterol will rise. This puts you at increased risk for heart attacks and...
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Currently there are no drug interactions found between Nexium and Crestor. However, this does not mean interactions cannot exist. It is important to...
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Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side...
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Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side...
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Read the Patient Information Leaflet if available from your pharmacist before you start taking rosuvastatin and each time you get a refill. If you...
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Read the Patient Information Leaflet if available from your pharmacist before you start taking rosuvastatin and each time you get a refill. If you...