Review: how effective is Crestor for Hyperlipidemia?
(By eHealthMe on Aug, 22, 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 1,981 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Crestor
Crestor (latest outcomes from 59,964 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Hyperlipidemia (latest reports from 463,125 patients) can be treated by Lipitor, Simvastatin, Crestor, Pravastatin Sodium, Zocor, Atorvastatin Calcium.
On Aug, 22, 2014: 1,981 people are studied for taking Crestor in Hyperlipidemia
Crestor effectiveness for Hyperlipidemia (number of people):
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Age of people who take Crestor for Hyperlipidemia * :
Who find Crestor more effective for Hyperlipidemia?
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