Review: how effective is Crestor for Hyperlipidemia?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.5/5
Long term ratings: 3.7/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium) is for Hyperlipidemia. The study is based on 1,882 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Crestor
Crestor (latest outcomes from 55,018 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. Common side effects of Crestor include muscle aches, myalgia aggravated, weakness, fatigue, nausea aggravated.
Hyperlipidemia (latest reports from 448,435 patients) is typically treated by Simvastatin, Lipitor, Crestor, Pravastatin Sodium, Zocor, Lovastatin.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 1,882 people are studied for taking Crestor in Hyperlipidemia
Crestor effectiveness for Hyperlipidemia (number of people):
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Who find Crestor more effective for Hyperlipidemia?
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Related topic: Crestor, Hyperlipidemia
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