It is not known what exactly to expect in the case of an overdose. If you happen to overdose on Crestor, seek immediate medical attention (see Crestor Overdose).
How Should Crestor Be Stored?
Crestor should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?
If you forget to take your Crestor as scheduled, take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Never take a double dose.
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
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Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Electronic orange book: approved drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations. FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/cder/ob/. Accessed November 10, 2008.
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