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Rosave 20 Mg

Drug brand named Rosave 20 mg is manufactured by Alembic Chemical Works Co Ltd and mainly contents the generic drug Rosuvastatin.
Package: 10 Tablet

Active Ingredients of Rosave 20 mg

Rosuvastatin 20 mg

Can we use Rosave 20 mg during pregnency

Pregnancy D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks

Can we use Rosave 20 mg during lactation

Lactation L4 There is positive evidence of risk to a breastfed infant or to breastmilk production but the benefits of use in breastfeeding mothers may be acceptable despite the risk to the infant eg if the drug is needed in a lifethreatening situation or for a serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective

For what type of diseases Rosave 20 mg may be prescribed

Primary hypercholesterolaemia type IIa including heterozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia or mixed dyslipidaemia type IIb including familial hypercolesterolaemia

What are the known Side Effects of Rosave 20 mg

Nausea stomach upset skin rash acute toxicity

Precautions before taking Rosave 20 mg

LipidModifying Drugs Termed Fibrates EG Gemfibrozil Or Fenofibrate Or LipidModifying Doses Of Nicotinic Acid The Immunosuppressant Ciclosporin Fusidic Acid

Significance of Rosave 20 mg

Rosuvastatin is used to treat a number of problems It is a member of a class of lipidmodifying drugs called the hydroxymethylglutaryl coenzyme A HMGCoA reductase inhibitors sometimes known as statins It is used to modify levels of lipids fats in the blood In general this drug is used to reduce high harmful levels of lowdensity lipoprotein cholesterol LDLC in the blood but is also used to reduce high levels of other blood lipids such as triglycerides or to increase levels of a type of cholesterol that protects against heart disease and stroke highdensity lipoprotein cholesterol or HDLC Benefits of being on this drug include reducing the likelihood of cardiovascular disease events eg heart attacks stroke and prolonged life

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