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Review: Crestor and Lyrica

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Crestor and Lyrica. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,277 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Crestor (what 59,974 Crestor users reported?) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is used in high blood cholesterol.

Lyrica (what 66,494 Lyrica users reported?) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is used in fibromyalgia.

On Aug, 19, 2014: 1,277 people who take Crestor, Lyrica are studied

Crestor, Lyrica outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium)
- Lyrica (pregabalin)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Crestor is effective0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
87.50%
(7 of 8 people)
62.50%
(5 of 8 people)
50.00%
(6 of 12 people)
100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
n/a
Lyrica is effective0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
27.27%
(3 of 11 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
42.86%
(3 of 7 people)
50.00%
(5 of 10 people)
75.00%
(3 of 4 people)
n/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Oedema PeripheralDizzinessOedema PeripheralHepatitis CholestaticVomitingCoronary Artery Occlusionn/aPain
SomnolenceWeight IncreasedEnterocolitis InfectiousBlood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedNauseaDrug IneffectiveDrug Ineffective
DizzinessDyspnoeaGastric DisorderDrug IneffectiveHeadacheConfusional StateWeight Increased
Drug IneffectiveHeadacheCystitisMyalgiaRenal Failure AcuteAbdominal Pain UpperDyspnoea
InsomniaDrug IneffectiveErythemaHeadacheDizzinessMuscle SpasmsAsthenia
AstheniaWithdrawal SyndromeAstheniaRenal Failure AcutePulmonary EmbolismHepatic InfectionDizziness
Feeling AbnormalPainPruritusSomnolenceHypertensive CrisisCardiac TamponadeRenal Failure Acute
Weight IncreasedPain In ExtremityDepressed Level Of ConsciousnessShockAbdominal Pain UpperBipolar DisorderNausea
FallErythemaPruritus GeneralisedPulmonary EmbolismShockHeadacheOedema Peripheral
DyspnoeaRenal Failure AcutePost Thrombotic SyndromeArthralgiaDisabilityLethargySomnolence

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Crestor is effective54.17%
(13 of 24 people)
46.15%
(6 of 13 people)
Lyrica is effective37.50%
(9 of 24 people)
50.00%
(6 of 12 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
PainRenal Failure Acute
Drug IneffectiveDyspnoea
AstheniaDizziness
Weight IncreasedHypertension
DyspnoeaMalaise
DizzinessWeight Increased
Oedema PeripheralAsthenia
HeadachePneumonia
NauseaNausea
SomnolenceBack Pain

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Crestor is effectiven/an/an/an/a33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
27.27%
(3 of 11 people)
26.67%
(4 of 15 people)
44.00%
(11 of 25 people)
Lyrica is effectiven/an/an/an/a33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
50.00%
(5 of 10 people)
28.00%
(7 of 25 people)
8.70%
(2 of 23 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Myopathyn/an/aInfusion Related ReactionAbdominal Pain UpperWeight IncreasedRenal Failure AcutePain
Renal Failure AcuteWeight DecreasedHypoaesthesiaArthralgiaMalaiseAsthenia
RhabdomyolysisSomnambulismArthropathyDiarrhoeaPainDyspnoea
Metabolic DisorderDiabetes Mellitus Inadequate ControlRoad Traffic AccidentDyspnoeaGastrointestinal DisorderDizziness
Iron Deficiency AnaemiaDiabetic KetoacidosisFacial Bones FractureNauseaDrug IneffectiveWeight Increased
DyspnoeaType 1 Diabetes MellitusRetinal DetachmentSomnolenceNauseaDrug Ineffective
GoutDiabetic NeuropathyChest PainDizzinessAnxietyDiarrhoea
Blood Urine PresentSleep-related Eating DisorderOsteosclerosisPainPain In ExtremityRenal Failure Acute
Intervertebral Disc ProtrusionCholelithiasisHeadacheWeight IncreasedFall
MigraineCholecystitis ChronicWithdrawal SyndromeRhabdomyolysisOedema Peripheral

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (9 months ago):

  • I suffered Renal failure following oral surgery. Had teeth (all) removed due to dry mouth syndrome, and titanium studs (2) placed in lower jaw for dentures.
    The Oral surg. prescribed Chlorhexidine Gluconate following surgery.
    Approx. 2 weeks after surgery I had to be transported to Hospital by ambulance. I was diagnosed with acute renal failure and placed of Dialysis.
    Spent 4 days in ICU and 3 1/2 weeks in the hospital and had 8-10 dialysis treatments during this period. Still classified as stage 4. No further dialysis yet required.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • my hair is following out at a very fast pace, I am balding more and more everyday.

    Reply

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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

  • With the incident on creatinine increase with the use of crestor
    my lab result shows increase on creatine o 184. Late I am felling a little pain in my lower back.

  • Creatinine rising on crestor & causing kidney failure
    Husband been on Crestor for 3 years...Creatinine been increasing and he already is a diabetic and been watching his kidney function. Everything I read online points to the Crestor causing Kidney Failure but the doctors REFUSE to listen too us and now he is heading toward dialysis or a Kidney Transpl ...

  • Can droopy eyelid be caused by a bump and/or pregabalin?
    Had a bad bump on my forehead a couple of weeks ago and my whole face went black. Mostly better now but Im let with a badly drooping eyelid (right) which the doctors tell me will go away. No sign of that at the moment but Ive read that pregabalin (which I take in small doses, can cause this. It ...

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Lyrica (pregabalin) is often used to treat fibromyalgia. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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