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 < 1 month, also take medication Coumadin, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Acne with Crestor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 95,339 people who have side effects when taking Crestor from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
95,339 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 138 people (0.14%) have Acne
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Crestor when people have Acne *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 50 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Acne when taking Crestor *:
- female: 57.04 %
- male: 42.96 %
Age of people who have Acne when taking Crestor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.86 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.86 %
- 30-39: 6.03 %
- 40-49: 6.03 %
- 50-59: 19.83 %
- 60+: 66.38 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (15 people, 10.87%)
- High Blood Pressure (14 people, 10.14%)
- Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (14 people, 10.14%)
- Pain (11 people, 7.97%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (10 people, 7.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tasigna (13 people, 9.42%)
- Coumadin (13 people, 9.42%)
- Synthroid (12 people, 8.70%)
- Lisinopril (11 people, 7.97%)
- Asa (11 people, 7.97%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (43 people, 31.16%)
- Itching (37 people, 26.81%)
- Fatigue (28 people, 20.29%)
- Headache (23 people, 16.67%)
- Nasopharyngitis (20 people, 14.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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