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Hello doctor I am thalassemia major have diabetes and avascular necrosis for 1 year I am taking rosutor A 10/75 cap. I am consulting you because I am worried that is this capsule contains steroid because the reason of my avn is steroid also. Thank you.

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No, it consists of rosuvastatin and aspirin. No steroid.
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Yes it's so.
There is no steroid in rosutor A 10/75 cap and you can take steroids if prescribed by a doctor Rosutor-A 10mg/75mg Capsule is a combination of two medicines: Rosuvastatin and Aspirin / Acetylsalicylic acid which prevent heart attack and stroke. Rosuvastatin is a lipid-lowering medication that blocks an enzyme required in the body to make cholesterol. It lowers the "bad" cholesterol (LDL), triglycerides and raises the "good" cholesterol (HDL). Aspirin / Acetylsalicylic acid is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with anti-platelet action. It prevents the platelets from sticking together and decreases the formation of harmful blood clots.
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