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Rozavel (10mg) is used to reduce the cholesterol in patients with obesity problem. It is a HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor (statin). It slows the production of cholesterol in the body. 

Drug information on Rozavel (10mg) (Rosuvastatin) from Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.

Rozavel (10mg)

  Tablet  
Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.
Generic : Rosuvastatin
 89.00
10mg
10 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which Rozavel (10mg) may be prescribed

Cholesterol
Obesity

Side effects of Rozavel (10mg)

  Central Nervous System: Headache, dizziness, tingling, lack of energy, sleeplessness, depression.

  Gastrointestinal: Nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, constipation

  Miscellaneous: Muscle pain, chest pain, swelling of tissues, skin rash, , protein in urine.

  Musculoskeletal: Immune-mediated necrotizing myopathy.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

PO- Initial: The recommended dose is 5 to10 mg/day may increase slowly to 20 mg/day if needed. Max: 40 mg/day.

How to use Rozavel (10mg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth. It is usually taken once a day with or without food.

When is Rozavel (10mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with liver disease, during pregnancy and breastfeeding; hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Rozavel (10mg)

Not to be used in patient with acute, serious condition suggestive of muscular diseases(myopathy) or predisposing to the development of kidney failure secondary to rapid breakdown of skeletal muscle(rhabdomyolysis) e.g. sepsis, hypotension, major surgery, trauma, severe metabolic, endocrine and electrolyte disorders or uncontrolled seizures.

• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver disease and alcoholism.

• Discontinue treatment if there is marked or persistent increase in serum aminotransferase concentrations, significant increase in creatinine phosphokinase or evidence of muscular diseases.

Monitor liver function regularly while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Rozavel (10mg)

Avoid changing dosage with out consulting health care providers.
Monitor liver function, kidney function, and cholesterol level in blood regularly.

Storage Conditions for Rozavel (10mg)

Store it at room temperature(20-25°C).

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