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Rosuvastatin

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Rosuvastatin is the chemical name for the statin drug marked under the brand names Crestor.

Rosuvastatin therapy is an example of a statin therapy that has been shown to substantially reduce the risk of coronary events in carriers of the risk allele for SNP rs20455.[PMID 18222353]