Rosuchek D Tablet
Rosuchek D Tablet Description
Rosuchek D Tablet is a cholesterol-lowering medicine. It is used to treat high levels of cholesterol in the body, in a condition known as hypercholesterolemia. It is a combination medicine of rosuvas
tatin and vitamin D3 (also called cholecalciferol) as its active substances.
|You Save||₹21.29 (15% on MRP)|
|Contains||Rosuvastatin(10.0 Mg) + Vitamin D3 / Cholecalciferol(1.0 G)|
|Side effects||Headache, stomach pain, weakness, nausea, diarrhoea|
Uses of Rosuchek D Tablet
Contraindications of Rosuchek D Tablet
- If you are allergic to rosuvastatin, vitamin D3/cholecalciferol or any other ingredient of Rosuchek D Tablet.
- If you have liver or kidney problems.
- If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
- If you have thyroid problems
- If you have frequent/unexplained muscle pain
- If you are a woman capable of becoming pregnant and not using any methods of birth control.
- If you are taking medication called fibrates (contact your doctor if you are unsure)
- If you are taking a medicine containing a combination of sofosbuvir/velpatasvir/voxilaprevir
- If you consume alcohol in excess
Side effects of Rosuchek D Tablet
- Stomach pain
Precautions and Warnings of Rosuchek D Tablet
Other General Warnings
- You have problems with your liver or kidney.
- You or your family have a history of muscle disorders or have frequent muscle aches
- You have thyroid problems
- You consume alcohol in excess
- You are taking medicines to treat HIV infection
- You are taking or have taken (in 7 days) a medicine called fusidic acid for the treatment of bacterial infections.
- You are older than 70 years of age.
- You are taking a medicine called fibrates (fenofibrate)
- You have developed any allergic reaction after taking this medicine
Mode of Action of Rosuchek D Tablet
How Does It Work?
- Rosuchek D Tablet contains rosuvastatin and vitamin D3/cholecalciferol as its active substances.
- Rosuvastatin inhibits a substance called HMG-CoA reductase, which is responsible for the formation of low-density lipoproteins (bad cholesterol).
- Vitamin D3/cholecalciferol reduces the absorption of cholesterol in the body which lowers low-density lipoprotein (bad cholesterol).
Directions for Use of Rosuchek D Tablet
- Take Rosuchek D Tablet as a whole with sufficient water.
- Always take this medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
- Do not consume more than the prescribed dose.
- Do not discontinue the medicine on your own without consulting your doctor.
Interactions of Rosuchek D Tablet
Interactions with other medicines
- Some medicines can affect the way this medicine works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
- Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
- Especially if you are taking medicines to treat cancer, infections, heart problems, HIV infection, Hepatitis C or are taking blood thinners, fibrates, ciclosporin, oral contraceptive pills, antibiotics, are on hormone replacement therapy, fusidic acid....
Storage and disposal of Rosuchek D Tablet
- Store Rosuchek D Tablets in a cool and dry place below 30°C away from direct sunlight.
- Keep it out of reach of children and pets.
Dosage of Rosuchek D Tablet
Missed a Dose
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: What is the use of Rosuchek D Tablet?
Q: What is the composition of Rosuchek D Tablet?
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