Rozat

Manufactured by: Dr Reddys Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Rosuvastatin (5 mg)

Prescription Required

358 people have bought this recently

Rozat

Manufactured by: Dr Reddys Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Rosuvastatin (5 mg)

Prescription Required

358 people have bought this recently

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Rozat Information

Rozat is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of High Cholesterol. Rozat also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

The right dosage of Rozat depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Some other side effects of Rozat have been listed ahead. Normally, these side effects of Rozat are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

It is also important to note that Rozat has a Severe effect for pregnant women and Mild effect on lactating mothers. Warnings related to Rozat's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Rozat is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Kidney Disease, Hypothyroidism, Drug Allergy as it can result in adverse effects. Other contraindications of Rozat have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Additionally, Rozat may also adversely react with other medicines. Refer to the list below for further details.

You should also be aware that Rozat is safe while driving, and is addiction.

  1. Rozat Benefits & Uses
  2. Rozat Dosage & How to Take
  3. Rozat Side Effects
  4. Rozat Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Rozat with Other Drugs
  6. Rozat Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Rozat
  8. Rozat Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Rozat Benefits & Uses

Rozat is used to treat the following -

  1. High Cholesterol Primary
  2. High Triglycerides
  3. Coronary Artery Disease
  4. Atherosclerosis
  5. Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Rozat Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Rozat

Rosuvastatin

Rozat Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Rozat 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

Rozat Related Warnings

Is the use of Rozat safe for pregnant women?

Rozat should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

Severe

Is the use of Rozat safe during breastfeeding?

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

Mild

What is the effect of Rozat on the Kidneys?

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

Moderate

What is the effect of Rozat on the Liver?

You may experience side effects on your liver after taking Rozat. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

Moderate

What is the effect of Rozat on the Heart?

Rozat has very mild side effects on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Rozat with Other Drugs

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

Warfarin

Rozat Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Rozat 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 Rozat

Is this Rozat habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Rozat is addictive.

No

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

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

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, Rozat 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?

There is no benefit of taking Rozat for mental disorders.

No

Rozat Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Rozat

Rozat may take longer to act if you eat some foods while taking it. Follow your doctor's advice on this.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Rozat

Consuming Rozat with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe

Rozat FAQs

Question almost 2 years ago

Can Rozat cause diarrhoea?

Dr. Saurabh Dhamdhere MBBS , Orthopedics

Yes, Rozat has been reported to cause diarrhoea but this occurs in few cases only. It is a rare side effect of this medicine. Drink plenty of fluids while you are taking this medicine. If you are experiencing severe diarrhoea after taking this drug, consult your doctor immediately without any further delay.

Question about 2 years ago

Is Rozat safe to use?

Dr. Tarun kumar MBBS , Other

Yes, Rozat is safe to use, if taken in prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, few side effects are observed at regular doses such as confusion, dizziness, joint pain, and muscle pain. Do not hesitate to inform your doctor if you are facing any of the above.

Question almost 2 years ago

Does Rozat cause hair loss?

Dr. Chirag Bhingradiya MBBS , Pediatrics

No, use of Rozat does not cause hair loss in the patients who are taking it. However, if you notice any unusual hair loss then consult it with your doctor.

Question about 2 years ago

How does Rozat work?

Dr. Saurabh Dhamdhere MBBS , Orthopedics

Rozat works by inhibiting an enzyme (HMG-CoA reductase) which is responsible for cholesterol synthesis in our body, its inhibition results in increased levels of HDL (good cholesterol) and decreased levels of LDL (bad cholesterol) which lowers the risk of developing heart disease and helps in preventing strokes

Question about 2 years ago

How to take Rozat?

Dr. Vinod Verma MBBS , Diabetology

Rozat comes in the form of a tablet and ideally, it should be taken by mouth once daily as advised by your doctor. It can be taken with or without food at any time of the day. Precautions must be taken in patients with liver disease, diabetes, and hypothyroidism.

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
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