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Review: Crestor and Glumetza

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Crestor and Glumetza. It is created by eHealthMe based on 5,361 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 24, 2014: 5,361 people who take Crestor, Glumetza are studied

Crestor, Glumetza outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium)
- Glumetza (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)
17.39%
(4 of 23 people)
56.25%
(9 of 16 people)
64.71%
(22 of 34 people)
67.69%
(44 of 65 people)
58.82%
(20 of 34 people)
80.00%
(4 of 5 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
Glumetza is effective33.33%
(3 of 9 people)
4.76%
(1 of 21 people)
44.44%
(4 of 9 people)
29.27%
(12 of 41 people)
41.07%
(23 of 56 people)
42.50%
(17 of 40 people)
30.00%
(6 of 20 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)

Drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Renal Failure Acute
(17 reports)

Myalgia
(16 reports)

Headache
(9 reports)

Feeling Abnormal
(8 reports)

Rhabdomyolysis
(8 reports)

Hepatic Failure
(8 reports)

Muscle Spasms
(8 reports)

Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
(7 reports)

High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
(5 reports)

Renal Tubular Necrosis
(5 reports)

Myalgia
(18 reports)

Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
(12 reports)

Nausea
(11 reports)

Dizziness
(11 reports)

Vomiting
(9 reports)

Malaise
(8 reports)

Renal Impairment
(8 reports)

Pain In Extremity
(7 reports)

Rhabdomyolysis
(7 reports)

Back Pain
(7 reports)

Liver Injury
(20 reports)

Myalgia
(16 reports)

Pain In Extremity
(11 reports)

Cytolytic Hepatitis
(7 reports)

Fatigue
(7 reports)

Renal Failure Acute
(6 reports)

Autoimmune Hepatitis
(6 reports)

Muscular Weakness
(5 reports)

Abdominal Pain
(5 reports)

Abasia
(5 reports)

Liver Injury
(18 reports)

Myalgia
(13 reports)

High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
(10 reports)

Fatigue
(8 reports)

Hepatic Function Abnormal
(6 reports)

Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis
(6 reports)

Dizziness
(5 reports)

Alveolitis Allergic
(4 reports)

Myocardial Ischaemia
(4 reports)

Nausea
(4 reports)

Thrombocytopenia
(9 reports)

Renal Failure Acute
(8 reports)

Chest Pain
(7 reports)

Nephrolithiasis
(6 reports)

Diarrhoea
(6 reports)

Myocardial Infarction
(6 reports)

Weight Decreased
(6 reports)

Abortion Spontaneous
(5 reports)

Dizziness
(5 reports)

Arterial Occlusive Disease
(5 reports)

Renal Failure Acute
(9 reports)

Hepatic Failure
(8 reports)

Lactic Acidosis
(8 reports)

Hypoglycaemia
(7 reports)

Malignant Neoplasm Progression
(5 reports)

Cardiogenic Shock
(5 reports)

Renal Tubular Necrosis
(5 reports)

Ascites
(5 reports)

Metastases To Lymph Nodes
(4 reports)

Pleural Effusion
(4 reports)

Tracheo-oesophageal Fistula
(2 reports)

Erection Problems
(1 report)

Anemia
(1 report)

Depressive Symptom
(1 report)

Pulmonary Hypertension
(1 report)

Bone Loss
(1 report)

Diarrhea Associated With Medications
(1 report)

Muscle Cramps
(1 report)

Hypoglycaemia
(1 report)

Blood Glucose Increased
(1 report)

Nausea
(343 reports)

Blood Glucose Increased
(310 reports)

Weight Decreased
(282 reports)

Dyspnoea
(267 reports)

Renal Failure Acute
(252 reports)

Fatigue
(250 reports)

Myalgia
(236 reports)

Pain
(232 reports)

Pain In Extremity
(229 reports)

Dizziness
(225 reports)

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Crestor is effective60.26%
(47 of 78 people)
55.34%
(57 of 103 people)
Glumetza is effective39.08%
(34 of 87 people)
29.36%
(32 of 109 people)

Drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
Nausea
(192 reports)

Myalgia
(159 reports)

Weight Decreased
(158 reports)

Pain
(146 reports)

Blood Glucose Increased
(144 reports)

Diarrhoea
(144 reports)

Pain In Extremity
(142 reports)

Renal Failure Acute
(130 reports)

Dyspnoea
(127 reports)

Fatigue
(126 reports)

Blood Glucose Increased
(162 reports)

Nausea
(138 reports)

Myocardial Infarction
(134 reports)

Flushing
(125 reports)

Dyspnoea
(125 reports)

Weight Decreased
(122 reports)

Renal Failure Acute
(118 reports)

Fatigue
(117 reports)

Dizziness
(97 reports)

Headache
(94 reports)

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Crestor is effectiven/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 4 people)
39.53%
(17 of 43 people)
49.44%
(44 of 89 people)
43.88%
(43 of 98 people)
Glumetza is effectiven/an/an/an/a11.11%
(1 of 9 people)
26.53%
(13 of 49 people)
27.96%
(26 of 93 people)
24.76%
(26 of 105 people)

Drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ejaculation Failure
(2 reports)

Myalgia
(2 reports)

Diffuse Alveolar Damage
(2 reports)

Abdominal Pain
(2 reports)

Cytolytic Hepatitis
(2 reports)

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
(1 report)

Asthenia
(1 report)

Gallbladder Operation
(1 report)

Blood Cholesterol Increased
(1 report)

Cold Sweat
(1 report)

Adrenal Mass
(1 report)

Abdominal Pain
(1 report)

Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control
(1 report)

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
(1 report)

Upper Respiratory Tract Infection
(1 report)

Urinary Tract Infection
(1 report)

Diabetes Mellitus
(4 reports)

Dizziness
(3 reports)

Chest Pain
(3 reports)

Cardiac Arrest
(2 reports)

Loss Of Consciousness
(2 reports)

Vomiting
(2 reports)

Thirst
(2 reports)

Hypertension
(2 reports)

Diarrhoea
(2 reports)

Proteinuria
(2 reports)

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
(28 reports)

Weight Decreased
(24 reports)

Fatigue
(22 reports)

Muscle Spasms
(20 reports)

Pain
(20 reports)

Sinus Tachycardia
(19 reports)

Injury
(19 reports)

Dyskinesia
(19 reports)

Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease
(19 reports)

Dysphagia
(19 reports)

Nausea
(49 reports)

Diarrhoea
(39 reports)

Pain
(38 reports)

Myocardial Infarction
(36 reports)

Chest Pain
(35 reports)

Diabetes Mellitus
(34 reports)

Arthralgia
(30 reports)

Weight Increased
(27 reports)

Blood Glucose Increased
(26 reports)

Cardiac Disorder
(25 reports)

Nausea
(85 reports)

Renal Failure Acute
(82 reports)

Weight Decreased
(77 reports)

Myocardial Infarction
(73 reports)

Blood Glucose Increased
(68 reports)

Headache
(66 reports)

Fatigue
(63 reports)

Weight Increased
(60 reports)

Vomiting
(57 reports)

Myalgia
(56 reports)

Blood Glucose Increased
(161 reports)

Nausea
(150 reports)

Dyspnoea
(149 reports)

Renal Failure Acute
(144 reports)

Weight Decreased
(121 reports)

Myalgia
(113 reports)

Asthenia
(110 reports)

Fatigue
(110 reports)

Dizziness
(108 reports)

Diarrhoea
(101 reports)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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