Were you looking for information about Crestor? Cristor is a common misspelling of Crestor.
Crestor® (rosuvastatin calcium) is a medication approved to treat high cholesterol and high triglycerides. It belongs to a class of drugs called statins, which work by blocking a particular enzyme that controls the rate of cholesterol production in the body. By lowering cholesterol levels, Crestor can also lower your risk for developing serious health problems in the future. Although most people tolerate the medicine well, potential side effects include nausea, muscle pain, and abdominal pain.
(Click Crestor to find out more about the effects of Crestor, dosing guidelines for the drug, and the potential side effects that may occur with treatment. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on Crestor.)