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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aaron Love
19 years experience Emergency Medicine
6MO STATIN OF PAIN: If we assume this due to the statin as the scenario certainly sounds a likely cause, and you stopped it, I agree with the questions imposition that 2 ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
This is serious: It is likely that you have one of the genetic causes of hypercholesterolemia. This needs to be investigated and treated aggressively. Specialist consu ... Read More
A 82-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerome Zacks
51 years experience Cardiology
Probably good: Statin drugs such as Crestor (rosuvastatin) have a beneficial effect upon arteriosclerosis; current research is focusing upon the brain effects since ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Williams
18 years experience Pharmacy
Difficult to answer: Though the manufacturer does not specifically warn against this, "film coated" tablets are usually designed that way to minimize any stomach upset tha ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Crestor (rosuvastatin): read this for prices: http://www.goodrx.com/crestor?gclid=CjwKEAjwjpeqBRCDiKqliK2aiicSJAAgKD2FWitF5Lh-mzK_3rNLqjET5E6HJwKtCrSM9HdZsJZ2zBoCI37w_wcB
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aletta Bouwer
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Yes there is: Crestor has both a generic (up to 80% similar to original) and a clone (100% identical to original) available
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Lowers cholesterol: Crestor is the brand name for rosuvastatin. Its function is to lower the body's production of cholesterol and to stabilize current cholesterol plaques ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
31 years experience Cardiology
You can't : It would depend on the vendor or store where you got them.
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A 92-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Adler
39 years experience Family Medicine
Crestor (rosuvastatin) is better: Crestor (rosuvastatin) is a statin. Statins are the only cholesterol drugs that have been clearly shown to reduce mortality - that is, to save lives. ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. R. Kannan Mutharasan
18 years experience Cardiology
OK: There should not be any significant interactions between these two medications. One thing to consider/discuss with your doctor is what dose of Rosuvas ... Read More
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