What is Rosulip (Rosuvastatin) used for?
Rosulip (Rosuvastatin) is prescribed to help patients with high blood pressure or high cholesterol (also known as hypertension). It works by decreasing triglycerides and low-density lipoprotein while simultaneously increasing the levels of high-density lipoproteins (HDL) in your body. Lowering blood pressure and cholesterol drastically reduces the risks of heart related conditions, blood vessel problems, or strokes occurring.
How should I use Rosulip (Rosuvastatin)?
Rosulip (Rosuvastatin) is normally taken once per day at the prescribed dosage, either with or without food. Take the tablets with a full glass of water and never split, crush, or disolve them as this will alter the release of medicine. Patients should aim to take it at roughly the same time each day to ensure its effectiveness.
What are the side effects of Rosulip (Rosuvastatin)?
Side effects associated with Rosulip (Rosuvastatin) include:
If any symptoms trouble you or are persistent or painful, inform your doctor as soon as possible. These may require medical attention or an alteration in your treatment.
Before you begin using this Rosulip (Rosuvastatin), tell your doctor if you have diabetes, liver or kidney conditions, or a thyroid disorder. Also refrain from drinking alcohol while taking this medication.
Strictly use this medication as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient's health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Rosulip may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure you doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.