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Novastat

Manufactured by: Lupin Ltd

Contains / Salt: Rosuvastatin (5 mg)

Prescription Required

324 people have bought this recently

Novastat

Manufactured by: Lupin Ltd

Contains / Salt: Rosuvastatin (5 mg)

Prescription Required

324 people have bought this recently

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Novastat Benefits & Uses

Novastat is used to treat the following -

Novastat Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Novastat

Rosuvastatin

Novastat Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Novastat is used -

  1. Musculoskeletal Pain (Bone, Muscle or Joint)
  2. Allergic reaction
  3. Headache Mild
  4. Nausea or vomiting
  5. Dyspepsia
  6. Nasopharyngitis
  7. Increased Liver Enzymes
  8. Increased level of Creatine Phosphokinase (CPK) in the blood
  9. Diarrhoea
  10. Flatulence Rare
  11. Constipation Moderate
  12. Joint Swelling
  13. Muscle Ache Mild
  14. Joint pain
  15. Dizziness Mild
  16. Abdominal Pain Mild
  17. Rash

Novastat Related Warnings

Is the use of Novastat safe for pregnant women?

Novastat has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Novastat without medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Novastat safe during breastfeeding?

Side effects of Novastat for breastfeeding are little to none, so you can take it without doctor's advice.

Mild

What is the effect of Novastat on the Kidneys?

There can be some harmful effects on your kidneys after taking Novastat. If you witness any side effects, discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

Moderate

What is the effect of Novastat on the Liver?

Novastat can have moderate side effects on the liver. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Novastat on the Heart?

Novastat has very mild side effects on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Novastat with Other Drugs

Novastat should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Warfarin

Novastat Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Novastat unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Diabetes
  2. Kidney Disease
  3. Liver Disease
  4. Alcoholism
  5. Hypothyroidism
  6. Trauma
  7. Drug Allergy

Frequently asked Questions about Novastat

Is this Novastat habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Novastat has not been reported.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Novastat will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, Novastat is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Novastat in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Novastat Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Novastat

Eating certain foods may increase the time it takes Novastat to have an effect. You should consult your doctor about it.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Novastat

Taking Novastat with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

Severe
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 636,637
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 646-650