Crestor 5 Mg
Crestor 5 Mg is a cholesterol-lowering medicine and is used for the treatment of high cholesterol or heart diseases. It lowers the amount of LDL (low density lipoproteins) and triglycerides in the body and prevents the chances of angina (chest pain), strokes, and heart attacks.
Strength = 5 Mg
Manufacture= Astra Zeneca Pharma India Ltd.
How to Take
Take Crestor 5 Mg in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Crestor 5 Mgmay be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
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Acid or sour stomach
Excessive air or gas in stomach
Blood in urine
Redness of the skin especially on the face and neck
Crestor 5 Mg is not recommended for use in pregnant women.
Crestor 5 Mg is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women.
Crestor 5 Mg may cause forgetfulness, memory loss, confusion, etc. in some patients. These side effects are reversible and usually disappear once the medicine is discontinued.
Crestor 5 Mg may cause an alteration in the blood sugar levels. This risk is especially higher in patients with diabetes mellitus. Close monitoring of blood sugar levels may be necessary based on the clinical condition. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative should be done under your doctor's supervision.
Crestor 5 Mg is used to treat Hyperlipidemia, which is a condition characterized by high levels of lipids in the blood.
Crestor 5 Mg is used in the treatment of Type III Hyperlipoproteinemia which is a genetic disorder characterized by the improper breakdown of lipids, causing accumulation of lipids in the body.
Crestor 5 Mg is used in the treatment of Hypertriglyceridemia, a condition characterized by elevated levels of triglycerides, a type of fat.
Crestor 5 Mg is used in the treatment of Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia which is a genetic disorder characterized by high cholesterol levels.
Crestor 5 Mg is used to reduce the incidence of heart attacks by reducing the levels of bad cholesterol in the body.
Crestor 5 Mg is used to reduce the incidence of stroke by reducing the levels of bad cholesterol in the body.