EFFICACY AND SAFETY ASESSMENT OF GENERIC AND BRAND-NAME DRUG ROSUVASTATIN IN DYSLIPIDEMIA MANAGEMENT
- At: AbuDhabi (United Arab Emirates) (2019)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: POS-HPS-019
- By: CHUNG, Ming-Chieh (Taipei Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Department of Pharmacy, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Ming-Chieh Chung: Department of Pharmacy, Taipei Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, New Taipei City, China Taiwan
Hui-Qi Liu: Department of Pharmacy, Taipei Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, New Taipei City, China Taiwan
Generic drugs are therapeutic equivalent to their brand-name drugs. However, some may concern generic drugs do not work as well as brand-name drugs. Many reports indicated genetic rosuvastatin may not be equivalent to brand-name drugs (CRESTOR®) in treating hyperlipidemia.
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