Aspirin/Acetylsalicylic acid + Rosuvastatin + Clopidogrel is a combination of three medicines: Aspirin, Rosuvastatin and Clopidogrel, which prevents heart attack. Aspirin and clopidogrel are antiplatelet medications. They work by preventing the platelets from sticking together and decrease the formation of harmful blood clots. Rosuvastatin is a lipid lowering medication that blocks the body’s ability to produce “bad” cholesterol (LDL) and improves the level of "good" cholesterol (HDL).
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Rozustat Gold?
Keep this medicine in the packet or the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Q. Will I need to stop Rozustat Gold before surgery or dental procedure?
Rozustat Gold may increase the risk of bleeding during a surgery or dental procedure. Therefore, you may be asked by your doctor to stop taking Rozustat Gold. However, do not stop taking Rozustat Gold on your own.
Q. What are the lifestyle changes to adapt while taking Rozustat Gold?
Making lifestyle changes can boost your health while taking Rozustat Gold. Stop smoking, as smoking increases your risk of having a heart attack and stroke. If you are overweight or obese, try to lose weight. You should maintain a healthy diet by including fruits and vegetables in your meals. Regular exercise can make your heart strong and decrease your risk of heart attack.
Q. Which painkiller is safe while taking Rozustat Gold?
Paracetamol is safe to use while taking Rozustat Gold for relieving pain. Avoid the use of other painkillers while taking Rozustat Gold, as they may increase the risk of bleeding.
Q. Can the use of Rozustat Gold increase the risk of bleeding?
Yes, Rozustat Gold increases the risk of bleeding. Always be careful while doing activities that may cause an injury or bleeding. Tell your doctor immediately if you notice any abnormal bruising or bleeding.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 24th Sep 2019. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.