Review: could Crestor cause Cancer - breast?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 52,805 people who take Crestor. Among them, 256 have Cancer - breast. See who they are, when they have Cancer - breast and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Crestor (latest outcomes from 55,018 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, hyperlipidaemia. Commonly reported side effects of Crestor include muscle aches, myalgia aggravated, weakness, fatigue, nausea aggravated.
Cancer - breast
Cancer - breast (latest reports from 195,643 patients) has been reported by people with hormone replacement therapy, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, menopausal symptoms, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 28, 2014: 52,805 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 224 people (0.42%) have Cancer - Breast.
Time on Crestor when people have Cancer - breast * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Cancer - breast||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Cancer - breast when taking Crestor * :
|Cancer - breast||0.55%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.76%||23.20%||73.48% |
Severity of Cancer - breast when taking Crestor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Cancer - breast||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Cancer - breast ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Cancer - breast||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (23 people, 10.27%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (17 people, 7.59%)
- Osteoporosis (17 people, 7.59%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (16 people, 7.14%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (13 people, 5.80%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (36 people, 16.07%)
- Aspirin (34 people, 15.18%)
- Arimidex (27 people, 12.05%)
- Vitamin d (22 people, 9.82%)
- Toprol-xl (17 people, 7.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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