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Review: could Crestor cause Blood triglycerides increased (High Blood Cholesterol)?

Summary: 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 High blood cholesterol.

We study 57,792 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,988 have Blood triglycerides increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood triglycerides increased and more.

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Crestor

Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 60,085 Crestor users)

Blood triglycerides increased

Blood triglycerides increased has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia. (latest reports from 171,786 Blood triglycerides increased patients)

On Feb, 15, 2015: 57,792 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 1,988 people (3.44%) have Blood Triglycerides Increased.

Trend of Blood triglycerides increased in Crestor reports

Time on Crestor when people have Blood triglycerides increased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Blood triglycerides increased17.70%42.04%8.41%7.96%15.04%8.41%0.44%

Age of people who have Blood triglycerides increased when taking Crestor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Blood triglycerides increased0.39%0.29%0.00%0.25%3.34%14.23%30.42%51.08%

Severity of Blood triglycerides increased when taking Crestor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Blood triglycerides increased12.50%75.00%12.50%0.00%

How people recovered from Blood triglycerides increased ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Blood triglycerides increased0.00%50.00%50.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (476 people, 23.94%)
  2. Hypercholesterolaemia (267 people, 13.43%)
  3. Hypertension (246 people, 12.37%)
  4. Depression (110 people, 5.53%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (96 people, 4.83%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (385 people, 19.37%)
  2. Nexium (257 people, 12.93%)
  3. Lipitor (203 people, 10.21%)
  4. Plavix (161 people, 8.10%)
  5. Lisinopril (143 people, 7.19%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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