Crestor and Acne - from FDA reports
Acne is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Coumadin, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Acne with Crestor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 88,125 people who have side effects when taking Crestor from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 02, 2017
88,125 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 127 people (0.14%) have Acne
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Crestor when people have Acne *:
- < 1 month: 25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 50 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Acne when taking Crestor *:
- female: 55.2 %
- male: 44.8 %
Age of people who have Acne when taking Crestor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.92 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.92 %
- 30-39: 5.5 %
- 40-49: 6.42 %
- 50-59: 21.1 %
- 60+: 65.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (27 people, 21.26%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (13 people, 10.24%)
- High Blood Pressure (13 people, 10.24%)
- Pain (11 people, 8.66%)
- Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (11 people, 8.66%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lisinopril (11 people, 8.66%)
- Coumadin (11 people, 8.66%)
- Tasigna (10 people, 7.87%)
- Synthroid (10 people, 7.87%)
- Aspirin (10 people, 7.87%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (35 people, 27.56%)
- Itching (32 people, 25.20%)
- Headache (22 people, 17.32%)
- Fatigue (22 people, 17.32%)
- Nausea (18 people, 14.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Acne when taking Crestor?
Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Crestor 92,868 users)
Acne (skin problems that cause pimples) has been reported by people with birth control, acne, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 44,772 Acne patients).
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