Rosuvastatin Aspirin Clopidogrel capsules are a combination medication used to reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke in people who have a history of heart disease or who are at risk for developing heart disease.
Rosuvastatin is a medication from the class of statins, which works by lowering cholesterol levels in the blood. Aspirin and clopidogrel are both antiplatelet medications, which work by preventing blood clots from forming.
The combination of these medications helps to prevent blood clots and reduce inflammation, which can help reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke.
The dosage and frequency of this medication will depend on the individual’s age, weight, and medical history. It is important to follow the instructions of a healthcare professional when taking this medication, and to report any side effects or adverse reactions.
Common side effects of this medication may include stomach upset, headache, and dizziness. More serious side effects may include bleeding or bruising, and it is important to seek medical attention if these occur.
As with all medications, it is important to inform your healthcare provider of all medications you are taking before starting this medication, as it can interact with certain medications, including blood thinners, and increase the risk of bleeding.