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FAQ about Rosuvastatin
What are side effects from taking rosuvastatin?
Side effects requiring immediate medical attention
- Blurred vision
- chest pain, discomfort, tightness, or heaviness
- difficult, burning, or painful urination
- dry mouth
- fast, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse
- flushed, dry skin
- fruit-like breath odor
- increased hunger
- increased thirst
- increased urination
When to take rosuvastatin 5mg?
- May be taken as a single dose daily, any time of the day, either with or without food.
- Do not take 2 doses of rosuvastatin within 12 hours of each other.
- Separate administration of rosuvastatin from antacids (give two hours apart).
What is the difference between atorvastatin and rosuvastatin?
What is the difference between them? 1. The difference in medication time. First, the time of taking medicine is related to the length of half life. The liver is synthesizing cholesterol for 24 hours. Atorvastatin and rosuvastatin have a longer half-life and are associated with their strong cholesterol-lowering effects and can be taken at any time.
What is rosuvastatin prescribed for?
Why is this medication prescribed? Rosuvastatin is used together with diet, weight-loss, and exercise to reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke and to decrease the chance that heart surgery will be needed in people who have heart disease or who are at risk of developing heart disease.