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Rosutec 5mg Tablet

Rosutec 5mg Tablet

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 67.19*
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Rosutec 5 MG Description

Rosutec Tablet is a cholesterol-lowering medicine. It contains rosuvastatin as its active ingredient. It is used for the treatment of high cholesterol or to correct abnormal cholesterol along with di

etary and lifestyle modifications. It is also used to slow down the progression of atherosclerosis (narrowing of blood vessels due to fat build-up) and reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke, etc. This medicine works by interfering with the formation of cholesterol or fat in your body. The dose and duration of this medicine will be decided by your doctor after accessing your complete medical history. Individuals with high cholesterol often end up developing other health-related complications, to avoid that you must take this medicine on time and follow certain lifestyle and dietary modifications as suggested by your doctor.

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ContainsRosuvastatin(5.0 Mg)
UsesHigh cholesterol
Side effectsNausea, dizziness constipation, headache
TherapyHYPOLIPIDEMIC DRUGS
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uses

Uses of Rosutec 5 MG

  • It is used in the treatment of high cholesterol levels and to correct abnormal cholesterol.
  • To slow down the progression of atherosclerosis, a condition of narrowing of blood vessels due to fat build-up.
  • It is also known to reduce the risk of heart-related conditions such as stroke and heart attack.
contraindications

Contraindications of Rosutec 5 MG

  • If you are allergic to rosuvastatin or any ingredient of this medicine.
  • If you have any liver-related conditions.
  • If you are pregnant, may be pregnant or are breastfeeding
sideEffects

Side effects of Rosutec 5 MG

  • Headache
  • Feeling sick
  • Stomach pain
  • Muscle pain
  • Feeling weak
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness
  • Constipation
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Rosutec 5 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Rosutec Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
The safety of this medicine is not established in pregnancy. Do not take this medicine if you are pregnant or if you are planning pregnancy. Women of childbearing age should use effective contraceptive methods while using this medicine. If pregnancy is detected while on treatment with this medicine seek immediate medical advice.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Rosutec Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited data available on the safety of this medicine in lactating women and it is not known if the component of this medicine passes in the breastmilk. Breastfeeding is not recommended while on treatment with this medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Rosutec Tablet?
A:
This medicine does not influence your ability to drive. However, as this medicine is known to cause dizziness caution is advised while driving if affected.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Rosutec Tablet?
A:
Caution is advised if you consume alcohol in excess and/or have existing liver disease or a history of liver disease.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a medical condition like diabetes, liver or kidney disease, thyroid problems, respiratory problems, muscle-related problems.
  • You have a history of stroke with bleeding inside the brain.
  • You have repeated muscle pains or a history of muscle-related problems.
  • You have recently or in the last 7 days, taken medicine for bacterial infection like fusidic acid, as this may cause serious muscle injury.
  • You consume alcohol frequently or in excess.
  • You are elderly, above 70 years of age.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Rosutec 5 MG

How Does It Work?

This medicine works by interfering with the process of cholesterol synthesis. Cholesterol is made by an enzyme HMG-CoA reductase, rosuvastatin inhibits this enzyme, thus lowers cholesterol levels. It ...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Rosutec 5 MG

Rosutec Tablet is to be taken orally with or without food, or as directed by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Rosutec 5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can affect the way the Rosutec works or Rosutec itself can alter the action of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • In particular, if you are taking a blood thinner, medicines used to suppress immune function, any hormone replacement therapy, oral contraceptives, other medicines used to lower blood cholesterol and ...
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  • Tell your doctor about all medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Rosutec 5 MG

  • Store it below 30°C in the original package to protect from sunlight and moisture
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets
dosage

Dosage of Rosutec 5 MG

Overdose

In an event of an overdose, seek immediate medical advice or reach out to the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking a dose of the medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it is time for your next dose then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Don't take...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What does Rosutec Tablet contain?

A: Rosutec Tablet contains rosuvastatin as an active ingredient. It is a cholesterol lowering medicine from class statins.

Q: What is Rosutec Tablet used for?

A: It is used for lowering elevated cholesterol levels and for correcting abnormal blood cholesterol levels. It is also used to reduce the risk of heart-related complications associated with increased cholesterol such as stroke and heart attack.
Product Details
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ROSUTEC

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Last Updated on: 10 Aug 2021 | 12:46 PM (IST)
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