(roe-SOO-va-sta-tin) is used to lower cholesterol and triglyceride (fat-like substances) levels in the blood. Using this anti diabetic medicine may help prevent medical problems caused by such substances clogging the blood vessels.
Rosuvastatin belongs to the group of medicines called 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A (HMG-CoA) reductase inhibitors. It works by blocking an enzyme that is needed by the body to make cholesterol, thereby reducing the amount of cholesterol in the blood. Features of Rosuvastatin Tablets:
|Rosuvastatin Calcium ||( Equivalent to 5 mg., 10 mg. 20 mg. & 40 mg. Rosuvastatin) |
|Common Brand name ||Crestor ® |
|Packing ||10 tablets per blister |