Review: could Crestor cause Blood triglycerides increased?
We study 57,659 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,983 have Blood triglycerides increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood triglycerides increased and more.
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Crestor (latest outcomes from 59,951 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Blood triglycerides increased
Blood triglycerides increased (latest reports from 458,190 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 57,653 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 1,983 people (3.44%) have Blood Triglycerides Increased. They amount to 0.44% of all the 446,303 people who have Blood Triglycerides Increased on eHealthMe.
Time on Crestor when people have Blood triglycerides increased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Blood triglycerides increased||17.65%||42.08%||8.60%||8.14%||15.38%||7.69%||0.45% |
Age of people who have Blood triglycerides increased when taking Crestor * :
|Blood triglycerides increased||0.39%||0.30%||0.00%||0.25%||3.34%||14.22%||30.35%||51.16% |
Severity of Blood triglycerides increased when taking Crestor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Blood triglycerides increased||9.09%||81.82%||9.09%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Blood triglycerides increased ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Blood triglycerides increased||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (476 people, 24.00%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (267 people, 13.46%)
- Hypertension (245 people, 12.36%)
- Depression (110 people, 5.55%)
- Diabetes mellitus (96 people, 4.84%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (385 people, 19.42%)
- Nexium (257 people, 12.96%)
- Lipitor (203 people, 10.24%)
- Plavix (160 people, 8.07%)
- Lisinopril (143 people, 7.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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