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Mesh term Rosuvastatin Calcium

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Fluorobenzenes
Pyrimidines
Sulfonamides

Description

A HYDROXYMETHYLGLUTARYL-COA-REDUCTASE INHIBITOR, or statin, that reduces the plasma concentrations of LDL-CHOLESTEROL; APOLIPOPROTEIN B, and TRIGLYCERIDES while increasing HDL-CHOLESTEROL levels in patients with HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA and those at risk for CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES.



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jenkins-FCD Prod-353 9ccd8489072cb19f5b9f808bb23ed672c582f41e