Rozavel F tablet is a combination medicine that is used essentially to reduce the increased levels of fats in the body such as cholesterol and triglycerides. Rosuvastatin and fenofibrate are the active components of this medicine.The act together and help in elimination of bad cholesterol (LDL) and triglycerides. They help to increase the concentration of good cholesterol (HDL).This reduces the risk of built-up of plaque in the blood vessels eventually reducing the risk of heart attack and stroke. This medicine is not recommended in patients with severe kidney or liver disease. It should also not be used in children and used carefully in elderly. It may cause muscle breakdown and rhabdomyolysis in some patients, a condition which can be fatal which may have symptoms such as severe tiredness and weakness, particularly in elderly with muscle disorders....
Q: Does Rozavel F tablet cause weight gain?
A: Rozavel F tablet is not known to cause weight gain. Some studies suggest that some patients might lose weight while taking this medicine. It is recommended that you consult your doctor before use .
Q: Will Rozavel F tablet make me feel sleepy?
A: No Rozavel F tablet does not make you sleepy. But every individual may have a varied physiological response to the medicine depending upon his/her medical condition, hence it is recommended that you consult your doctor before use.
Q: Is Rozavel F tablet a blood thinner?
A: No, it is a combination of two cholesterol lowering medicines rosuvastatin and fenofibrate that belong to "statins" and "fibrates" which work by decreasing the levels of disease causing bad (LDL) cholesterol and triglycerides and increasing the level of good (HDL) cholesterol. This reduces the risk of fatal conditions like heart attack and stroke
Q: I am a diabetic, can I take Rozavel F tablet?
A: Rozavel F tablet should be used with caution in diabetics as this medicine can raise your blood sugar levels. Hence regular monitoring is essential in patients with diabetes taking Rozavel F tablet
Q: Does Rozavel F tablet increase the risk of gall stones?
A: Fenofibrate, the active ingredient in Rozavel F tablet is said to increase the risk of gall stone formation. Thus this medicine must be used in caution with those with history of gall stones and/or gall bladder disease.
Q: What is the composition of Rozavel F?
A: Rozavel F composition includes rosuvastatin and fenofibrate, as its active component.
Q: How to take Rozavel F?
A: You can take Rozavel F with or without food, at any time of the day or as advised by your doctor. But try to take it at the same time each day for better results.