Nogales Pharmacy Information – Rosuvastatin


Active ingredient: Rosuvastatin

Other names: Crestor

Generic or Brand Name: Brand name

Type of drug: Statin

Used to treat: High levels of cholesterol and triglycerides

Controlled in Mexico? (what does this mean?) No

U.S. Prescription Required? Yes

Description, Indications and Contraindications

Nogales Crestor Price Survey

Date: September 2016

Sample pricing: 

5mg – 30 tablets for 335 pesos (about $20.00 USD)

40mg – 30 tablets for 1053 pesos (about $60.00 USD)

Source: Farmacias Benavides, Plaza Pesquiera (the first plaza you enter after crossing the border at the DeConcini station).

This is a sample price only, to confirm that the medication is sold in Nogales, Mexico and to give a spot price. Prices and availability will vary depending on the Nogales pharmacy that offers the product for sale.

Purchasing this medication in Mexico: Because Crestor is not controlled in Mexico but is a prescription drug in the U.S., purchase of the medication in Mexico does not require a prescription, but a valid prescription written by a licensed U.S. doctor will be required to bring the medicine into the United States.


This information is for general information purposes only and is not in any way provided to promote or sell medication. Consult with a physician before using this prescription drug.