Review: could Crestor cause Cancer - prostate?
We study 57,659 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 120 have Cancer - prostate. Find out below who they are, when they have Cancer - prostate and more.
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Crestor (latest outcomes from 59,939 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Cancer - prostate
Cancer - prostate (latest reports from 54,731 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, prostate cancer, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 57,653 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 120 people (0.21%) have Cancer - Prostate. They amount to 0.22% of all the 54,422 people who have Cancer - Prostate on eHealthMe.
Time on Crestor when people have Cancer - prostate * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Cancer - prostate||10.00%||80.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Cancer - prostate when taking Crestor * :
|Cancer - prostate||3.88%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.88%||11.65%||80.58% |
Severity of Cancer - prostate when taking Crestor ** :
How people recovered from Cancer - prostate ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (28 people, 23.33%)
- Prostate cancer (14 people, 11.67%)
- Blood cholesterol (12 people, 10.00%)
- Diabetes mellitus (11 people, 9.17%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (8 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (37 people, 30.83%)
- Metformin hcl (14 people, 11.67%)
- Nexium (14 people, 11.67%)
- Toprol-xl (14 people, 11.67%)
- Tenormin (13 people, 10.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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