When diet and exercise alone aren't enough to lower cholesterol, adding CRESTOR® (rosuvastatin calcium) can help.
*Definition of high-risk patients: Patients aged 18 years or older with high cholesterol and a history of narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries (coronary heart disease) or evidence of plaque buildup in their arteries that can narrow the arteries over time or a high risk of developing coronary heart disease over the next 10 years.
†In high-risk patients, per National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) Adult Treatment Panel (ATP) III Treatment Guidelines, bad (LDL) cholesterol goal is <100 mg/dL.
In a clinical trial versus Lipitor® (atorvastatin calcium),
CRESTOR got more high-risk patients'* bad (LDL) cholesterol to a goal of under 100 mg/dL†
Talk to your doctor about the benefits and risks of CRESTOR.
Talk to your doctor about prescription CRESTOR.
When diet and exercise alone aren't enough to lower cholesterol, adding CRESTOR can help.
In adults, CRESTOR is prescribed along with diet to lower high cholesterol and to slow the buildup of plaque in arteries as part of a treatment plan to lower cholesterol to goal.
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