Crestor and Metformin drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Crestor and Metformin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Crestor and Metformin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,253 people who take the same drugs from FDA, 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 92,838 users)

Metformin

Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 183,350 users)

On Feb, 04, 2017

9,253 people who take Crestor, Metformin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Crestor and Metformin drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • myalgia
  • renal failure acute
  • nausea
  • headache
  • muscle spasms
  • dyspnoea
  • arthralgia
  • pain
  • diabetes mellitus
  • feeling abnormal
1 - 6 months:
  • myalgia
  • nausea
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • diabetes mellitus
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • optic neuritis
  • dizziness
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • vomiting
  • fatigue
6 - 12 months:
  • myalgia
  • liver injury
  • nausea
  • pain in extremity
  • fatigue
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • diarrhoea
  • muscle spasms
  • weight decreased
1 - 2 years:
  • myalgia
  • liver injury
  • high density lipoprotein decreased
  • fatigue
  • leukocytoclastic vasculitis
  • pain
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • myocardial infarction
  • dyspnoea
  • hypoglycaemia
2 - 5 years:
  • chest pain
  • myocardial infarction
  • weight decreased
  • headache
  • diarrhoea
  • renal failure acute
  • thrombocytopenia
  • arterial occlusive disease
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • blood triglycerides increased
5 - 10 years:
  • hypoglycaemia
  • fatigue
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • dizziness
  • renal failure acute
  • adverse event
  • lactic acidosis
  • diarrhoea
  • myalgia
  • myocardial infarction
10+ years:
  • pain
  • abdominal pain upper
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • fall
  • gastric disorder
  • gastric ulcer
  • hyperglycaemia
  • limb discomfort
  • muscle spasms
  • myalgia
not specified:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • weight decreased
  • blood glucose increased
  • dyspnoea
  • drug ineffective
  • diarrhoea
  • pain
  • dizziness
  • fall

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • weight decreased
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • blood glucose increased
  • drug ineffective
  • myalgia
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • fall
male:
  • nausea
  • blood glucose increased
  • fatigue
  • weight decreased
  • dyspnoea
  • drug ineffective
  • myocardial infarction
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • diarrhoea

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • abdominal pain
  • cytolytic hepatitis
  • diffuse alveolar damage
  • ejaculation failure
  • myalgia
  • abasia
  • anomaly of external ear congenital
  • asthenia
  • autoimmune hepatitis
  • blood cholesterol increased
2-9:
  • adrenal mass
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • disorientation
  • erythema multiforme
  • foot fracture
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • hypertension
  • hypothyroidism
  • joint swelling
  • musculoskeletal pain
10-19:
  • drug ineffective
  • nausea
  • abdominal pain upper
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • ear infection
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • pharyngitis
  • arthritis
  • syncope
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
20-29:
  • dizziness
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • gait disturbance
  • drug ineffective
  • headache
  • fall
  • liver injury
  • pain
30-39:
  • weight decreased
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • malaise
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • convulsion
  • sinus tachycardia
  • asthenia
  • injury
40-49:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus
  • diarrhoea
  • chest pain
  • myocardial infarction
  • hypertension
  • blood glucose increased
  • headache
50-59:
  • nausea
  • myocardial infarction
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • weight decreased
  • blood glucose increased
  • headache
  • renal failure acute
  • diarrhoea
  • hypertension
60+:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • weight decreased
  • blood glucose increased
  • diarrhoea
  • myalgia
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • fall

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Metformin (metformin hydrochloride) is often used to treat diabetes. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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