It is important to always take CRESTOR® (rosuvastatin calcium) exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not change your dose or stop CRESTOR without talking to your doctor, even if you are feeling well.
Note: It is important to take CRESTOR as prescribed and to discuss any health changes you experience while taking CRESTOR with your doctor. Do not use CRESTOR for a condition for which it was not prescribed. Do not give CRESTOR to other people, even if they have the same medical condition you have, as it may be harmful to them.
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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The information on this Web site should not take the place of talking with your doctor or health care professional. If you have any questions about your condition, or if you would like more information about CRESTOR, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. Only you and your health care professional can decide if CRESTOR is right for you.