Home>Rozuxia>rozuxia 5mg tablet

Rozuxia 5mg Tablet

icon
Wings Biotech Ltd

Composition for Rozuxia 5mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primary uses of Rozuxia 5mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
icon
Pregnancy
MRP
57.13
₹5.71/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Rozuxia Tablet

uses

Uses of Rozuxia Tablet

Rozuxia 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high cholesterol.
uses

Rozuxia Tablet side effects

Common

Headache, Stomach pain, Constipation, Feeling sick, Muscle pain, Weakness, Dizziness, Increased glucose level in blood.

uses

How to use Rozuxia Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Rozuxia 5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Rozuxia Tablet works

Rozuxia 5mg Tablet is a lipid-lowering medication (statin). It works by blocking an enzyme (HMG-CoA-reductase) that is required in the body to make cholesterol. It thus lowers "bad" cholesterol (LDL), triglycerides and raises "good" cholesterol (HDL).

In Depth Information on Rozuxia Tablet

Expert advice for Rozuxia Tablet

  • You have been prescribed Rozuxia 5mg Tablet for the treatment of high cholesterol.
  • It decreases the risk of heart disease and helps prevent strokes and heart attacks.
  • It should be taken in addition to regular exercise and low-fat diet to lower levels of fat in the blood.
  • It should be taken in the evening after dinner and before sleeping.
  • In general, Rozuxia 5mg Tablet is safe. However, some people may develop digestive problems like diarrhoea, gas. If any of these happen to you, take it with food.
  • Notify your doctor if you experience muscle symptoms (pain or weakness), joint pain, do not feel hungry, or if you have yellow eyes, skin or dark urine after starting the medication.
video imgplay img
Rozuxia Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Rozuxia Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking alcohol with Rosuvastatin increases the chances of liver dysfunction.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Rozuxia 5mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Rozuxia 5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Rozuxia 5mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Rozuxia 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Rozuxia 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Rozuxia 5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Rozuxia 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Rozuxia 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Rozuxia 5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Rozuxia Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Rozuxia 5mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Rozuxia Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Rosuvastatin

Cholesterol is a type of fat present in your blood. Your total cholesterol is made up of LDL and HDL cholesterol. LDL cholesterol is called “bad” cholesterol as it can build up in the wall of your blood vessels and slow or obstruct blood flow to your heart, brain, and other organs. This can cause heart diseases and stroke. HDL cholesterol is called “good” cholesterol as it prevents the bad cholesterol from building up in the blood vessels. Triglycerides also are harmful fats found in your blood.
Yes, Rozuxia can be taken with grapefruit juice. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Q. Can I take Rozuxia with clopidogrel?
Rozuxia can be taken along with clopidogrel. Rozuxia does not interfere with the antiplatelet action of clopidogrel. However, a high dose of clopidogrel can increase the Rozuxia blood concentration by 2-fold causing more chances of the side effects, so a dose adjustment for Rozuxia may be needed.
Rozuxia acts by blocking an enzyme which is important for cholesterol synthesis in our body. The activity of this enzyme is more at night time, so, it is advisable to take Rozuxia in the evening hours after a meal or just before going to bed to have maximum effect. However, Rozuxia being a longer acting statin can be taken at any time of day.
Q. Can I take Rozuxia with pantoprazole?
Yes, Rozuxia can be used along with pantoprazole. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Q. Is it safe to take Rozuxia with gemfibrozil?
Concomitant use of Rozuxia with gemfibrozil should be avoided. Gemfibrozil can increase the blood levels of Rozuxia and damage your muscles. If you are taking both the drugs, be careful and look for any muscle symptoms. Inform your doctor if you have muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness or dark colored urine.
Q. What is the benefit of taking Rozuxia with ezetimibe?
Rozuxia, when used with ezetimibe, helps in a better decrease in LDL cholesterol and triglyceride levels compared to Rozuxia alone and without any increase in side effects. This combination is very beneficial in high-risk cardiovascular disease patients as its use can decrease the risk of atherosclerotic plaque rupture and heart attack. However, ezetimibe can increase the blood levels of Rozuxia, so a dose adjustment may be needed when they are used together.
Q. Can I take calcium supplements with Rozuxia?
Rozuxia should not be taken with calcium supplements as calcium can decrease its absorption and hence lowers the blood levels of Rozuxia. This can lead to a decrease in efficacy of Rozuxia to lower blood cholesterol levels. To avoid this effect, there should be a gap of at least 2 hours between the two medicines.
No, Rozuxia is not a narcotic substance. It's a prescription medicine and is available on providing a valid prescription by a doctor.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Rozuxia with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Rozuxia with Amiodarone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Amiodarone: Tachyra, Pacenorm, Amiodon, Eurythmic, Amiodar, Ritebeat, Cordarone X, Panarol, Duron, Cordarone
Rozuxia with Ezetimibe
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ezetimibe: Ezentia, Ezzicad, Ezedoc
Rozuxia with Gemfibrozil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gemfibrozil: Lopid, Regulipid
Rozuxia with Danazol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Danazol: Gonablok, Ladogal, Endometryl, Danogen
Rozuxia with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin
Rozuxia with Nimodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimodipine: Nimpod, Nimocer, Vasotop, Nimodec
Rozuxia with Imatinib mesylate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imatinib mesylate: Imalek, Shantinib, Celonib, Imatero, Cadinib, Leukanib, Altanib, Chemotinib, Imatib A, Zealata
Rozuxia with Voriconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Voriconazole: Vosicaz, Vorizol, Voraze, Rextro, Vhope, Vonaz, Vocozo, Voritek, Voritrop, Vorifit, Vorzu, Voritrol, Vfend, Vorizef, Vorier
Rozuxia with Lercanidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl, Lervasc
Rozuxia with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Rozuxia with Spiramycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Spiramycin: Spiramycin, Macromycin, Spiratox
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nicotinic acid / Niacin: Nicoglow
Rozuxia with Cilostazol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cilostazol: Pencil, Zilast, Stozic, Preclaud, Pletoz
Rozuxia with Bosentan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bosentan: Lupibose, Bozetan
Rozuxia with Cyclosporine
SERIOUS
Rozuxia with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Caritec
Rozuxia with Fenofibrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fenofibrate: Lipicard, Trichek, Fenolip, Stanlip, Fenocard, Fibral, Fenodac, Fenofibric, Tgr
Rozuxia with Nifedipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nifedipine: Calnif, Depicor, Calbloc, Calcigard, Nicardia, Nepin, Nefidipine, Cardipin, Depin, Nifelat, Nifedine, Nifidip
Rozuxia with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: S-Amcard, Esam, Big Dvr
Rozuxia with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Rozuxia with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Rozuxia with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal, Hyphoral
Rozuxia with Azithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Azithromycin: Azitag, Maxithral, Azinova, Zithrocin, Zyloc, Nthrosin, Azilear, Rezim, Azrade, Bactiazi, Elderaze, Azilup, Laz, Aziwis, Unizith, Rti, Azimore, Azee, Azivista, Azlo, Azivent, Azibest, Morzit, Zady, Aziklin, Azinol, Azitru, Remycine, Azileb, Azita, Aznee, Nazi, Azinix, Bio AZ, Azidep, Azirite, Zicin, Azibact, Zikem, Aziagio, Azad, Azithea, Threeomycin, A24, Azimacro, Aro, Aziclass, Uzazy, Azikaa, Azid, Zofacin, Trulimax, Azlupin, Uthral, Azigreat, Aziter, Azi Faith, Azigold, Rizax, Ecothral, Cazithro, Azitex, Azitus XL, Azinkya, Izamed, Azicom, Azimed, Macrozin, Azipos, Azipeg, Aziforce, Azoo, Azipar, Azito, Azitab, Azicure, Rowezy, Azilac, Azax, Zithrokem, Azitrac, Azam, Azimount, Direkt, Servazith, Azimint, Azure, Azilin, Azest, Azinew, Azinext, Miomycin, Aziten, Aziway, Azitech, Azicox, Azindica, Aziber, Yash ZI, Zithro, Azisef, Azitin, Zarocin, Maazi, Zomycin, Azopil, Azipar O, Azithree, Azilide, Azigo, Karizma, Aziday, Zithrox, Azenas, Retramycin, Azcre, Pratham, Azoxyn, Vicon, Elzee, Azu OD, Zithcure, Xith, Azitop, Azibig, Azyric, Azifem, Azibiotic, Azifine, Aziline, Azilet, Azotis, Nanogram, Zitro, Zithium, Aziford, Azicid, Ertycin, Azeloc, Azimax, Myaz, Azirav, Zithree, Azycin, Azicrat, Ezecure, Azisoft, Qazi, Azisuper, Izabof, Zenmac, Aziwar, Azimon, Zohri, Azi Q, Azysafe, Azsuch, Azitras, Azirom, Azikem, Nuazy, Myazi, Zitromycin, Deftolide, Ronin, Nazith, Prazith, Azitsa, Azitas, Azumin, Azforin, Litazith, Flaag, Azmox, Zithromax, 3A, Azitive, Stfaz, Azilife, Azizen, Aziyug, Ortiza, AZ3, Zitis, Wiazi, Azomarc, Azimech, Azimist, Aziset, Azro, Onazit, Gemycine, Stumz, Systhral, AN 500, Azauk, Zylid, Aziruth
Rozuxia with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin, Clarigard, Macrobid
Rozuxia with Phenindione
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Rozuxia with Warfarin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Rozuxia 5mg Tablet: DHR, BBN, KHH, HPC, BDN, GPT, SWP, OHM, ENP, MMS, TSS, HSP, AYM, BLE, SCH, JIV, 9MM, TFP, SVS, USF, LMS, PVP, BBS, BLS, SDM, DLP, SMN, PRT, GTK, UBL, PWN, BGS, NDP, NNH, KAL, SHC, BLP, AAY, MAX, KMC, AVS, SGH, CLT, MAP, ZPR, BHP, BAP, SLN, MDO, VRS, QTM, SRG, AMR, ATL, UMP, WSI, CHP, RPI, TNH, RSS, BIO, PRN, DGN, VDH, 9T9, LHA, AWS, OWP, HGI, DPL, ZEL, OLT, BAL, PEN, AGT, NTB, PLT, MPC, JHC, RDR, DAO, NVY, RKS, FGH, HEX, NNP, BTM, BMJ, BHM, ABP, EMB, BSN, GNC, ARD, PTI, GHR, THP, DHP, PPR, IAD, DYG, GBL, PNT, RDH, IPL, RJH, 4IT, ADT, JVN, HMP, JBT, LCC, PMA, HZF, GTC, SVH, NSL, KIS, MAM, SYN, HAT, EPS, OIP, HNP, PHN, DVH, EAN, STA, NVL, DPP, RHL, HTS, MLC, BHS, MBP, MAK, SWT, BNA, KHC, ATP, MKT, SSA, AYU, ANT, TRP, SAF, ANP, VJS, SGC, ZVP, HBV, SWA, KNH, MSD, RHW, JVO, SJP, BHA, NAS, ESY, RWP, WHL, RPP, JSL, DZY, QLF, HIP, DFP, RSA, SBA, EQN, AAR, TOM, GPP, SBL, EVP, SPD, SHD, UHP, MDH, VNS, RUS, NXG

Substitutes for Rozuxia Tablet

Rosuvas 5mg Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹7.87/Tablet
38% costlier
₹5.35/Tablet
save 6%
Rozavel 5mg Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹7.6/Tablet
33% costlier
₹8.75/Tablet
53% costlier
Razel 5mg Tablet
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹8.65/Tablet
51% costlier
Related OTC Products
Quogress Soft Gelatin Capsule
MRP59210% off
533
Primosa 1000 Soft Gelatin Capsule
MRP242.545% off
230
Seacod Cod Liver Oil Capsule
MRP241.137% off
224
Depura Oral Solution 5 ml
MRP285.528% off
263
B-Fit-CD Tablet
MRP1559% off
140
Fabolite Powder
MRP137.44% off
131
Meganeuron Capsule
MRP826% off
77
Bevon -CD Capsule
MRP987% off
91
Ubi Q 100mg Capsule
MRP72915% off
620
Top Cardiologists
Dr. Balbir Singh
MBBS, MD, DM, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.8
Dr. R. R. Kasliwal
MBBS, MD, DM, Fellowship
4.7
4.7
Dr. Sanjay Sharma
MBBS, MD, DM
4.7
Dr. Sumeet Sethi
MBBS, DNB, DM
4.6
cross img