ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated drug uses, side effects , price in UAE 2023

ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated Price, Uses, Alternatives, Dose, and more in UAE 2023

ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated

ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated Price

ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated

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2/4/2023, 9:18:07 PM

Price, active substance, and uses of ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated


AED 79

Drug name ZYROSA 20mg

Active substance Rosuvastatin

Size : 28 s (14 s Blister x 2)

Concentration: 12mg/Tablet

Type: Tablets/Film-coated


Import: OMAN

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 What is ZYROSA 20MG?

It is a type of medicine called a statin. It works by reducing the production of cholesterol in the liver. There are two types of cholesterol in the blood; The bad kind is called low-density lipoprotein (LDL) and the good kind is called high-density lipoprotein (HDL).

 Cholesterol gets deposited in the arteries and increases the risk of heart disease by clogging and narrowing the arteries, while HDL protects the arteries. This medicine reduces the production of cholesterol by inhibiting the action of the enzyme in the liver responsible for its production.

Uses of ZYROSA 20MG

It is used in combination with nutritional therapy to treat the following: Prevention of the risk of cardiovascular disease in hypercholesterolemic patients with coronary heart disease or those at risk of coronary artery disease:

 Reduction of rates of heart disease (myocardial infarction and coronary/non-coronary revascularization procedures) and mortality ; and reduce the risk of stroke. Hyperlipidemia: To reduce elevated total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, apolipoprotein B, triglycerides, very-low-density lipoprotein, and increased high-density lipoprotein (HDL) in patients with primary hypercholesterolemia. Familial hypercholesterolemia.

Contraindications of using ZYROSA 20MG

active liver disease. An unexplained increase in liver function test results (transaminase transaminase elevated). Breastfeeding. pregnancy. Hypersensitivity to any of the components of the drug.

All you need to know about ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated

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This medicine contains an important and useful components, as it consists of Rosuvastatin.
ZYROSA 20mg is available in the market in concentration 12mg/Tablet and in the form of Tablets/Film-coated.
OMAN PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCTS is the producer of ZYROSA 20mg and it is imported from OMAN.
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ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated uses:

Lets know how to use ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated

ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated used for:

  • Hyperlipidaemias
  • Primary hypercholesterolaemia (heterozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia)
  • mixed dyslipidaemia
  • homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia
  • Stroke prevention

ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated side effects

  • >10% Myalgia (3-13%) 1-10% Arthralgia (10%)
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • new onset (3%)
  • Pharyngitis (9%)
  • Headache (6%)
  • Asthenia (up to 5%)
  • Dizziness (4%)
  • CPK increased (3%)
  • Nausea (3%)
  • Abdominal pain (2%)
  • ALT increased (2%)
  • Constipation (2%)
  • Flulike illness (2%)
  • UTI (2%) <1% Jaundice
  • Myopathy
  • Rhabdomyolysis Potentially Fatal: Rhabdomyolysis with acute renal failure.

ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated contraindications

Severe renal impairment, active liver disease, unexplained persistent elevations of serum transaminases; hypersensitivity. Pregnancy, lactation.

ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated Precaution

Patients w/ predisposing factors for myopathy (e.g. untreated hypothyroidism, renal impairment), history of chronic liver disease and alcoholism. Monitoring Parameters Monitor creatine kinase (CK) periodically and LFT. Discontinue treatment if there is significant or persistent increase in CK levels, serum aminotransferase levels or evidence of myopathy. Lactation Contraindicated

ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated Mode Of action

Rosuvastatin is a selective and competitive inhibitor of HMG-CoA reductase, the rate-limiting enzyme in cholesterol synthesis. It increases the number of hepatic LDL receptors on the cell surface, enhancing uptake and catabolism of LDL. It also decreases apolipoprotein B, triglycerides and increases HDL.

ZYROSA 20mg Tablets/Film-coated Interaction

May increase serum levels of warfarin and oral contraceptives. May increase serum levels w/ itraconazole, HIV protease inhibitors. May decrease serum levels w/ erythromycin and antacids. May increase risk of myopathy w/ fenofibrate, niacin. Potentially Fatal: Increased risk of rhabdomyolysis w/ gemfibrozil and ciclosporin.