eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized

FDA and Social Media, Personalized


All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Check symptoms  o  Ask a Q  o  Write a review  o  Tools  o  Community  o  Reviews  o  Q&As  o  Professionals
Home > Crestor > Metformin > Crestor and Metformin

Review: Crestor and Metformin

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Crestor and Metformin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,377 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Crestor and Metformin >>>

What are the drugs

Crestor (latest outcomes from 60,016 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Metformin (latest outcomes from 100,884 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.

On Nov, 13, 2014: 5,377 people who take Crestor, Metformin are studied

Crestor, Metformin outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium)
- Metformin (metformin hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Crestor is effective0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
20.00%
(5 of 25 people)
58.82%
(10 of 17 people)
63.16%
(24 of 38 people)
68.66%
(46 of 67 people)
59.46%
(22 of 37 people)
83.33%
(5 of 6 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
Metformin is effective33.33%
(3 of 9 people)
4.76%
(1 of 21 people)
40.00%
(4 of 10 people)
29.55%
(13 of 44 people)
38.33%
(23 of 60 people)
42.86%
(18 of 42 people)
33.33%
(8 of 24 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Renal Failure AcuteMyalgiaLiver InjuryLiver InjuryThrombocytopeniaRenal Failure AcuteTracheo-oesophageal FistulaNausea
MyalgiaBlood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedMyalgiaMyalgiaRenal Failure AcuteHepatic FailureMigraineBlood Glucose Increased
HeadacheNauseaPain In ExtremityHigh Density Lipoprotein DecreasedChest PainLactic AcidosisIntracranial Pressure IncreasedWeight Decreased
Feeling AbnormalDizzinessFatigueFatigueNephrolithiasisHypoglycaemiaKidney StonesDyspnoea
RhabdomyolysisVomitingCytolytic HepatitisLeukocytoclastic VasculitisDiarrhoeaCardiogenic ShockBreathing DifficultyRenal Failure Acute
Hepatic FailureMalaiseAutoimmune HepatitisHepatic Function AbnormalMyocardial InfarctionRenal Tubular NecrosisDepressive SymptomFatigue
Muscle SpasmsRenal ImpairmentRenal Failure AcuteDizzinessWeight DecreasedMalignant Neoplasm ProgressionErection ProblemsMyalgia
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedRhabdomyolysisCoronary Artery BypassGamma-glutamyltransferase IncreasedAbortion SpontaneousAscitesBone LossPain
High Density Lipoprotein DecreasedAbdominal PainGait DisturbanceMyocardial IschaemiaArterial Occlusive DiseasePleural EffusionPulmonary HypertensionPain In Extremity
Renal Tubular NecrosisMyocardial InfarctionMuscular WeaknessAlveolitis AllergicDizzinessAlveolitis AllergicAnemiaDizziness

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Crestor is effective61.18%
(52 of 85 people)
55.96%
(61 of 109 people)
Metformin is effective38.95%
(37 of 95 people)
28.70%
(33 of 115 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
NauseaBlood Glucose Increased
MyalgiaNausea
Weight DecreasedMyocardial Infarction
PainFlushing
Blood Glucose IncreasedDyspnoea
DiarrhoeaWeight Decreased
Pain In ExtremityRenal Failure Acute
Renal Failure AcuteFatigue
DyspnoeaDizziness
FatigueHeadache

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Crestor is effectiven/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 4 people)
41.30%
(19 of 46 people)
50.54%
(47 of 93 people)
42.73%
(47 of 110 people)
Metformin is effectiven/an/an/an/a11.11%
(1 of 9 people)
25.93%
(14 of 54 people)
27.84%
(27 of 97 people)
23.93%
(28 of 117 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ejaculation FailureAdrenal MassAbdominal PainDiabetes MellitusType 2 Diabetes MellitusNauseaNauseaBlood Glucose Increased
MyalgiaDiabetes Mellitus Inadequate ControlDizzinessWeight DecreasedDiarrhoeaRenal Failure AcuteNausea
Diffuse Alveolar DamageType 2 Diabetes MellitusChest PainFatiguePainWeight DecreasedDyspnoea
Abdominal PainUpper Respiratory Tract InfectionCardiac ArrestMuscle SpasmsMyocardial InfarctionMyocardial InfarctionRenal Failure Acute
Cytolytic HepatitisUrinary Tract InfectionLoss Of ConsciousnessPainChest PainBlood Glucose IncreasedWeight Decreased
Type 2 Diabetes MellitusVomitingSinus TachycardiaDiabetes MellitusHeadacheMyalgia
AstheniaThirstInjuryArthralgiaFatigueAsthenia
Gallbladder OperationHypertensionDyskinesiaWeight IncreasedWeight IncreasedFatigue
Blood Cholesterol IncreasedDiarrhoeaGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseBlood Glucose IncreasedVomitingDizziness
Cold SweatProteinuriaDysphagiaCardiac DisorderMyalgiaDiarrhoea

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you take Crestor and Metformin?

You are not alone! Join a related mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Crestor and Metformin
- support group for people who take Crestor
- support group for people who take Metformin

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • MY blood sugar has raised significatly after taking, celexa, lamictal and adderall. Short term memory loss, reluctant decision making, worry increase, heavy sweating,irritable.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • prostate cancer at 44 - no family history of prostate cancer - status post radical prostatectomy

    Reply

  • From this study (4 months ago):

  • Occurs summer & winter. Is somewhat debilitating.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

More questions for: Crestor, Metformin

You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):

  • Victoza and liver cancer (cholangiocarcinoma)
    My husband was recently diagnosed with stage 4 liver cancer after taking Victoza for several years. The doctor discontinued the Victoza when the cancer was diagnosed but he actually started feeling better after he stopped it until the cancer started progressing. Since cholangiocarcinoma nd pancreati ...

  • Concerned and worried
    I want to know why I have got such a big hair loss when I had a fantastic head of hair before I started taking these drugs I also have a dry cough I have been told its asthma I dont accept this as the inhaler dosent do anything for me why ─Ćont doctors take notice of our concerns I want soneone to b ...

  • Olfactory issues due to metformin use
    I've found that the metformin does not smell especially bad, but when I first started taking it, I could smell something horrible - to the point where I pulled apart my cupboards and fridge, fully expecting to find some maggot-riddled rotting meat. Eventually I realized I was smelling normal smel ...

  • Crestor side effects
    I'm a vegetarian all my life , very athletic, I work out a lot , I run. In the last year or two My cholesterol seems to go high, my primary Doctor knows that I go for the healthy stuff so he advice a couple of things. But unfortunately nothing woks so he put me on Crestor, it has been a really bad e ...

  • Metformin changes in mentrual cycle
    At age 55, I started to enter menopause. When it began to taper off a couple of years ago, only one ovary was functioning, and my periods lasted only 1-2 days with minimal flow. Hadn't had a period in 4 months. Still had some PMS symptoms, but no flow. Was prescribed Metformin for pre-diabetes. My ...

  • Metformin induced psoriatiform drug eruption
    I'm a medical professional and I found psoratiform drug eruptions on my glans penis after taking metformin. This is the second time it has come and made me investigate the scenario myself. Lesions are scaly erythematous lesions and I am currently using low potency topical steroids after discontinuin ...

  • Sciatic nerve dysfunction
    I had been taking Crestor for about 4 years. Suddenly, I had terrible pain from my Sciatic Nerve. I couldn't stand, sit, lay down, walk, sleep, etc. without experiencing this pain. This went on for 5 months of unending pain. I had MRI, X-rays, Novocain, etc., with several doctors looking into it. No ...

  • Spiriva caused me to swell up like a hippo.
    My Doctor prescribed spiriva to help me breathe due to asthma/cold. I never smoked but my parents and friends were heavy smokers. I used the spiriva 3 times. Once a day for 3 days then I started swelling in my ankles and the swelling continued until my face, hands arms... basically I was so swollen ...

  • Crestor effect on carpel tunnel
    I was told if I would stop taking Crestor my carpel tunnel would not bother me as much.

  • Cymbalta and pulmonary embolisms
    I started taking Cymbalta in August for pain. By September I was suffering from shortness of breath. Visited Doctors asking if Cymbalta could be the cause. Answer was no. By the end of September I was no longer taking Cymbalta but still suffering from shortness of breath. It was getting severe a ...

More reviews for: Crestor, Metformin

Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium) is often used to treat hyperlipidaemia. Metformin (metformin hydrochloride) is often used to treat type 2 diabetes. 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.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug studies:

More related studies for: Crestor, Metformin

Recent related drug comparison:

More related comparisons for: Crestor, Metformin

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

46 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent updates:

- Could Thrombi cause Confusion? (0 second ago)

- How effective is Carafate for Esophagitis? (2 seconds ago)

- Vitamin B12, Ms Contin drug interactions (3 seconds ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Asthma Exacerbation Prophylaxis

- Advair Diskus 250/50

- Singulair

- Asthma

- Calcium D - Glucarate

 

Recent Q&As

- Feeling dizziness in the morning. is it due to glaucoma
Since 3 days I am feeling dizziness in the morning for abo ... (2 hours ago)


- What side effects do you experience from sulpfasalazine?
Answer: I was on sulfasalazine for about 3 1/2 months. My stomach ... (10 hours ago)


- Can ciliapram cause emphysemia
Answer: I too have taken citalopram, for fibromyalgia pain, and wa ... (1 day ago)

 

Recent user reviews

- Urea urine increased while taking topamax
I was on Topamax to lose weight. It worked for me, I lost ... (7 hours ago)


- Jaw pain with avastin
My sister is currently taking Avastin and after each treat ... (8 hours ago)


- Lipitor weight loss/ lisinipril ed issue
Response: Do Not, I repeat Do Not take Lipitor!!! I was on 20mg for ... (1 day ago)

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.