CARDIOVASCULAR AGENTS > Cholesterol Lowering Agents >ROVASTAT ® Tablets
For the use of a Registered Medical Practitioner, a Hospital or a Laboratory only.
COMPOSITION
ROVASTAT 5 mg Tablets
Each film-coated tablet contains:
Rosuvastatin Calcium IP eq. Rosuvastatin: 5 mg
 
ROVASTAT 10 mg Tablets
Each film-coated tablet contains:
Rosuvastatin Calcium IP eq. Rosuvastatin: 10 mg
 
INDICATIONS
ROVASTAT Tablets are indicated in: Treatment of hypercholesterolemia or mixed dyslipidaemia. Prevention of cardiovascular events in patients at high risk.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Oral: Adults: Initially 5-10 mg once daily increased if necessary at intervals of at least 4 weeks to maximum 20 mg once daily.
Children 10-17 years of age: In heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia: Usual starting dose is 5 mg daily. The usual dose range is 5-20 mg once daily.
Children younger than 10 years: Not recommended.
Geriatric use: A starting dose of 5 mg is recommended in patients >70 years.
HOW SUPPLIED
10 Tablets per strip.