Review: taking Crestor and Magnesium citrate together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Crestor and Magnesium citrate together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Crestor and Magnesium citrate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 718 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Crestor

Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Crestor 69,690 users)

Magnesium Citrate

Magnesium citrate has active ingredients of magnesium. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from Magnesium citrate 545 users)

On Aug, 19, 2016

718 people who take Crestor, Magnesium Citrate are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Crestor and Magnesium citrate drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Crestor:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 81.0% - (9 of 11 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Magnesium Citrate:
  • < 1 month: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Crestor:
  • female: 60.0% - (6 of 10 people)
  • male: 70.0% - (7 of 10 people)
Magnesium Citrate:
  • female: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
  • male: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Crestor:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 50-59: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 60+: 66.0% - (8 of 12 people)
Magnesium Citrate:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
  • 60+: 30.0% - (3 of 10 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • belching
  • bloating
  • pyrexia
  • wound infection staphylococcal
  • in-stent coronary artery restenosis
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • anxiety
  • burning mouth syndrome
1 - 6 months:
  • arthralgia
  • myalgia
  • abdominal discomfort
  • cardiac failure
  • pain in extremity
  • anaemia
  • angina pectoris
  • atrial fibrillation
  • blood iron decreased
  • bursa calcification
6 - 12 months:
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • blood uric acid increased
  • constipation
  • diarrhoea
  • flatulence
  • haematocrit decreased
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • malignant melanoma in situ
  • muscle atrophy
  • muscle spasms
1 - 2 years:
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • diarrhoea
  • dysuria
  • haemorrhage intracranial
  • hypotonia
  • influenza like illness
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • syncope
  • vaginal sloughing
2 - 5 years:
  • myalgia
  • pain
  • belching
  • bloating
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • altered state of consciousness
  • asthenia
  • blood amylase increased
  • bursa calcification
  • low blood pressure
5 - 10 years:
  • vaginal sloughing
10+ years:
  • burning mouth syndrome
not specified:
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • pneumonia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • anxiety
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • depression
  • oedema peripheral
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • pneumonia
  • osteoarthritis
  • pain in extremity
  • atrial fibrillation
  • neck pain
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
male:
  • pneumonia
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • atrial fibrillation
  • nausea
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • dehydration
  • myocardial infarction
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • completed suicide
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • pain in extremity
  • myocardial infarction
  • adverse event
  • body height decreased
  • cardiovascular disorder
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspepsia
20-29:
  • drug ineffective
  • haematuria
  • abdominal pain upper
  • abscess
  • alcoholic liver disease
  • anaemia
  • aneurysm
  • anxiety
  • arrhythmia
  • arterial stenosis
30-39:
  • injection site pain
  • blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased
  • injection site erythema
  • injection site haematoma
  • multiple sclerosis relapse
  • cellulitis
  • ecchymosis
  • erythema
  • gangrene
  • injection site cellulitis
40-49:
  • belching
  • bloating
  • fatigue
  • intracranial pressure increased
  • migraine
  • pain
  • paraesthesia
  • productive cough
  • pyrexia
  • blood cholesterol increased
50-59:
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • osteoarthritis
  • chest discomfort
  • deformity
  • infection
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • atrioventricular block
  • pneumonia
60+:
  • dizziness
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • weight decreased
  • diarrhoea
  • fall
  • drug ineffective
  • arthralgia
  • dehydration
  • pain

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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