ABEMAX

Brand name authorized in: Spain

Active ingredients

The drug ABEMAX contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):

1 Rosuvastatin
UNII 83MVU38M7Q - ROSUVASTATIN CALCIUM

Rosuvastatin is a selective and competitive inhibitor of HMG-CoA reductase. Rosuvastatin increases the number of hepatic LDL receptors on the cell-surface, enhancing uptake and catabolism of LDL and it inhibits the hepatic synthesis of VLDL, thereby reducing the total number of VLDL and LDL particles.

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Medicine classification

This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Rosuvastatin
C Cardiovascular system → C10 Lipid modifying agents → C10A Lipid modifying agents, plain → C10AA HMG CoA reductase inhibitors
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Unique identifiers

This drug has been assigned below unique identifiers within the countries it is being marketed:

Country
Identification scheme
Identifier(s)
ES
Centro de informaciĆ³n online de medicamentos de la AEMPS
Identifier(s): 82378, 82379