Rosuvastatin (Crestor) and rhabdomyolysis

Wooltorton, Eric
July 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/20/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 2, p129
Academic Journal
Reports on the warning issued by Health Canada to health care professionals of reports of rhabdomyolysis in some patients taking the cholesterol-lowering drug Rosuvastatin. Information on the drug; Overview of how the drug caused rhabdomyolysis; Suggestions for the management of hyperlipidemia.


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