Review: could Crestor cause Blood Triglycerides Increased?


Blood triglycerides increased is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Blood cholesterol increased . We study 56,493 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,409 have Blood triglycerides increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood triglycerides increased 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 57,941 users)

Blood Triglycerides Increased

Blood triglycerides increased has been reported by people with muscle aches, rashes, itching, stress and anxiety, fatigue (latest reports from 161,979 Blood triglycerides increased patients).

On Jul, 20, 2016

56,493 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 2,409 people (4.26%) have Blood Triglycerides Increased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Crestor cause Blood triglycerides increased?

Time on Crestor when people have Blood Triglycerides Increased *:

  • < 1 month: 16.94 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 38.71 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.27 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10.89 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 14.52 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.87 %
  • 10+ years: 0.81 %

Gender of people who have Blood Triglycerides Increased when taking Crestor *:

  • female: 60.92 %
  • male: 39.08 %

Age of people who have Blood Triglycerides Increased when taking Crestor *:

  • 0-1: 0.38 %
  • 2-9: 0.22 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.22 %
  • 30-39: 3.45 %
  • 40-49: 14.52 %
  • 50-59: 30.92 %
  • 60+: 50.3 %

Severity if Blood Triglycerides Increased when taking Crestor **:

  • least: 11.76 %
  • moderate: 76.47 %
  • severe: 11.76 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Blood Triglycerides Increased **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 53.85 %
  • not yet: 46.15 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (326 people)
  • Hypercholesterolaemia (179 people)
  • Hypertension (167 people)
  • Depression (96 people)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (66 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (225 people)
  • Lipitor (149 people)
  • Nexium (135 people)
  • Lisinopril (116 people)
  • Plavix (114 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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