Review: could Crestor cause Abdominal Pain Upper?


Abdominal pain upper is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Blood cholesterol increased . We study 69,966 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,109 have Abdominal pain upper. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal pain upper and more.

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Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Crestor 72,220 users)

Abdominal Pain Upper

Abdominal pain upper has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, rashes, drug ineffective, abdominal pain, diarrhea (latest reports from 75,873 Abdominal pain upper patients).

On Aug, 25, 2016

69,966 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 1,109 people (1.59%) have Abdominal Pain Upper

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Crestor cause Abdominal pain upper?

Time on Crestor when people have Abdominal Pain Upper *:

  • < 1 month: 43.66 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 30.99 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 2.82 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 9.15 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.45 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.93 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Abdominal Pain Upper when taking Crestor *:

  • female: 67.49 %
  • male: 32.51 %

Age of people who have Abdominal Pain Upper when taking Crestor *:

  • 0-1: 0.21 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.54 %
  • 20-29: 0.97 %
  • 30-39: 2.36 %
  • 40-49: 9.98 %
  • 50-59: 27.04 %
  • 60+: 58.91 %

Severity if Abdominal Pain Upper when taking Crestor **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 85.71 %
  • severe: 14.29 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Abdominal Pain Upper **:

  • while on drug: 25 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 75 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (255 people)
  • Hypertension (111 people)
  • Hypercholesterolaemia (82 people)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (60 people)
  • Depression (58 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (221 people)
  • Nexium (152 people)
  • Lisinopril (119 people)
  • Plavix (109 people)
  • Prilosec (87 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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