The package insert of the medicine Rosucor 10 and 20 mg

the package insert of the medicine Rosucor 10 and 20 mg. Therapeutic class of Statins. The Active principles ofRosuvastatin.

what For?

Rosucor 10 mg and 20 mg is indicated for high cholesterol in adults, as a treatment aid to diet and regular physical exercise.

in addition, Rosucor 10 mg and 20 mg also may be used in children to reduce the levels of total cholesterol, LDL-C and ApoB in cases of familial hypercholesterolaemia heterozygous.

Dosage

How to use?

Generally, the recommended dose ranges from 10 mg to 40 mg, administered 1 time per day, never exceeding the maximum dose of 40 mg.

The tablets Rosucor 10 mg and 20 mg should be swallowed whole, at any time of the day, with water and with or without food. In addition, the tablets of Rosucor 20 mg should be swallowed whole, without breaking or chewing.

Rosucor is a medicine that should only be administered according to medical indication, because the recommended doses depend on several factors, such as severity of the problem to be treated, the age and the canned response of the individual patient to the treatment.

Side Effects

What are the evils that can cause me?

Some of the side effects of Rosucor may include headache, muscle pain, feeling of extreme tiredness, constipation, dizziness, nausea and abdominal pain.

Contraindications

When should I not use?

Rosucor is contraindicated for women who are pregnant, intending to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, patients with liver disease, the functioning changes of the liver or kidneys and for patients with allergy to Rosuvastatin or to other components of the formula.

Pharmacokinetics

How it works?

Rosucor is a medicine that has in its composition of Rosuvastatin, a compound able to inhibit an enzyme present in the body that participates in the manufacture of cholesterol, the enzyme HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors. Thus, the continuous use of Rosucor, promotes a reduction in the level of blood lipids, mainly of cholesterol levels and triglycerides.

Warnings and Precautions

what should I know before using?

Before you use Rosucor, you should talk with your doctor if you have history of liver disease and if you ingest large amounts of alcohol and taking medications such as warfarin, genfibrozila, protease inhibitors or antacids, you are taking medicines such as ketoconazole, spironolactone, cimetidine, cyclosporine, ritonavir, atazanavir, or genfibrozila, has a history of muscle pain, problems of lactose intolerance or if you are taking other medicines.

During treatment with Rosucor, if you feel symptoms such as muscle aches for no reason, sensitivity, extreme tiredness, malaise, or fever, you should consult your doctor as soon as possible.

The Rosuvastatin is present in the formula of Rosucor can cause an increase in the levels of glucose and hemoglobin glicada in the blood, which can lead to the diagnosis of diabetes. In addition, during the treatment with Rosucor can also arise changes in results of laboratory tests relating to the functioning of the liver and of the muscles.

Overdose

what to do if someone use a larger amount than is recommended?

In the case of taking excessive Rosucor, you must go to the nearest hospital, taking the packaging or package leaflet of the medicinal product