Rosuvas 5mg Strip Of 15 Tablets
Rosuvas 5mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

Rosuvas 5mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

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Rosuvas 5 MG Description

Rosuvas 5 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 d...
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ContainsRosuvastatin(5.0 Mg)
UsesHigh cholesterol
Side effectsNausea, dizziness constipation, headache
ClassificationHYPOLIPIDEMIC DRUGS
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Uses of Rosuvas 5 MG

  • Rosuvas 5 tablet 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 of Rosuvas 5 MG

  • If you are allergic to rosuvastatin or any ingredient of Rosuvas 5 tablet.
  • If you have any liver-related conditions.
  • If you are pregnant, may be pregnant or are breastfeeding

Side effects of Rosuvas 5 MG

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

Precautions and Warnings of Rosuvas 5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Rosuvas 5 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.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Rosuvas 5 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited data available on the safety of Rosuvas 5 tablet 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

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Rosuvas 5 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

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Rosuvas 5 tablet?
A:
Caution is advised if you consume alcohol in excess and/or have existing liver disease or a history of liver disease.

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.

Mode of Action of Rosuvas 5 MG

How Does It Work?

Rosuvas 5 tablet 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. ...
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Directions for Use of Rosuvas 5 MG

Rosuvas 5 tablet is to be taken orally with or without food, or as directed by your doctor.

Interactions of Rosuvas 5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can affect the way the Rosuvas 5 tablet works or this medicine 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.

Storage and disposal of Rosuvas 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 of Rosuvas 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 Rosuvas 5 tablet, 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 ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What does Rosuvas 5 tablet contain?

A: Rosuvas 5 tablet contains rosuvastatin as an active ingredient. It is a cholesterol lowering medicine from class statins.

Q: What is Rosuvas 5 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
Brand
ROSUVAS
Expires on or After
29/06/2024
Last Updated on: 10 Aug 2021 | 12:46 PM (IST)

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