Review: could Crestor cause Cancer - breast (Breast cancer)?
Summary: Cancer - breast 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 Nexium, and have High blood pressure.
We study 57,824 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 256 have Cancer - breast. Find out below who they are, when they have Cancer - breast and more.
You are not alone: join a support group for people who take Crestor and have Cancer - breast >>>
Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 60,110 Crestor users)
Cancer - breast
Cancer - breast has been reported by people with hormone replacement therapy, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, menopausal symptoms, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 75,537 Cancer - breast patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 57,806 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 256 people (0.44%) 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||0.48%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.39%||26.32%||70.81% |
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 (24 people, 9.38%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (19 people, 7.42%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (18 people, 7.03%)
- Osteoporosis (17 people, 6.64%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (13 people, 5.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (39 people, 15.23%)
- Aspirin (38 people, 14.84%)
- Arimidex (27 people, 10.55%)
- Vitamin d (22 people, 8.59%)
- Toprol-xl (18 people, 7.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Get connected: join our support group of crestor and cancer - breast on
Do you have Cancer - Breast while taking Crestor?
You are not alone! Join a support group on :
- support group for people who take Crestor and have Cancer - Breast
- support group for people who take Crestor
- support group for people who have Cancer - Breast
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Crestor, Cellcept for a 41-year old woman with Vitamin D Decreased, Hyperlipidaemia, Lupus Erythematosus. The patient has Bilirubin
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Vasotec, Crestor for a 52-year old man with IgA Deficiency, Blood Pressure, High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has High Blood Pressure
- A study of drug interactions between Crestor, Dyazide for a 52-year old woman with Hyperlipidemia, Hypertension. The patient has Headache, Night Sweats
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Motrin Ib, Vitamins, Crestor for a 67-year old woman with Heart Attack, Arthritis, General Physical Condition, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides. The patient has Periodontal Disease, Periodontal Disease
- A study of drug interactions between Carvedilol, Crestor, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 75-year old man with High Blood Pressure, Heart Disease, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Impotence
Recent Crestor related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.