Review: could Crestor cause Acne?
We study 57,682 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 53 have Acne. Find out below who they are, when they have Acne and more.
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Crestor (latest outcomes from 59,964 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Acne (skin problems that cause pimples) (latest reports from 63,924 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, crohn's disease, multiple sclerosis.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 57,677 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 54 people (0.09%) have Acne. They amount to 0.09% of all the 63,336 people who have Acne on eHealthMe.
Time on Crestor when people have Acne * :
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Age of people who have Acne when taking Crestor * :
Severity of Acne when taking Crestor ** :
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How people recovered from Acne ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypercholesterolaemia (14 people, 25.93%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (8 people, 14.81%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 14.81%)
- Diabetes mellitus (8 people, 14.81%)
- Pain (7 people, 12.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lisinopril (11 people, 20.37%)
- Aspirin (11 people, 20.37%)
- Actos (8 people, 14.81%)
- Testosterone (7 people, 12.96%)
- Epivir (6 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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