Actavis Ireland


ROSUVASTATIN

Active Ingredient&Strength:
ROSUVASTATIN 5 mg; 10 mg; 20 mg; 40 mg
Group:
Cardiovascular System
ATC code:
C01AA07
With perscription
Pack Size:
28 Film-coated Tablets
Description:

Therapeutic indications

-Treatment of hypercholesterolaemia

-Adults, adolescents and children aged 10 years or older with primary hypercholesterolaemia (type IIa) or mixed dyslipidaemia (type IIb) as an adjunct to diet when response to diet and other non-pharmacological treatments (e.g. exercise, weight reduction) is inadequate.

-Homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia as an adjunct to diet and other lipid lowering treatments (e.g. LDL apheresis) or if such treatments are not appropriate.

-Prevention of Cardiovascular Events

-Prevention of major cardiovascular events in patients who are estimated to have a high risk for a first cardiovascular event, as an adjunct to correction of other risk factors.

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