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rosuvastatin

Side Effects

List rosuvastatin side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with rosuvastatin:

Common side effects of rosuvastatin:

  • Muscle PainSevere
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of rosuvastatin:

  • DiabetesSevere
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe

Rare side effects of rosuvastatin:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • DepressionSevere
  • Elevation of Proteins in the UrineSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Liver FailureSevere
  • Muscle Damage Due to AuotimmunitySevere
  • Muscle InflammationSevere
  • Muscle ProblemsSevere
  • PancreatitisSevere
  • Serious Muscle Damage that may Lead to Kidney FailureSevere
  • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Liver ProblemsSevere
  • Bloody UrineLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • ConfusedLess Severe
  • Enlarged BreastsLess Severe
  • High Blood SugarLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Loss of MemoryLess Severe
  • Muscle WeaknessLess Severe
  • NightmaresLess Severe

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CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

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