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How effective is Crestor for Hyperlipidemia (High Blood Cholesterol)?

Overall ratings: 3.5/5
Long term ratings: 3.7/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium) is for Hyperlipidemia. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 2,012 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Crestor

Crestor (latest outcomes from 60,003 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Hyperlipidemia

Hyperlipidemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood) (latest reports from 454,617 patients) can be treated by Simvastatin, Lipitor, Crestor, Pravastatin Sodium, Zocor, Atorvastatin Calcium.

On Oct, 31, 2014: 2,012 people are studied for taking Crestor in Hyperlipidemia




Crestor effectiveness for Hyperlipidemia


Long term Crestor effectiveness for Hyperlipidemia

Crestor effectiveness for Hyperlipidemia (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall32243619841277
Long term
(1+ years)
11115382600206

Age of people who take Crestor for Hyperlipidemia * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hyperlipidemia0.00%0.00%0.10%0.65%4.52%16.85%33.55%44.33%

Who find Crestor more effective for Hyperlipidemia?

Age of people who find Crestor more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hyperlipidemia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.63%3.85%15.92%34.35%45.26%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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