Review: could Crestor cause Carotid Artery Dissection?


Carotid artery dissection is reported only by a few people who take Crestor. We study 87,760 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Carotid artery dissection. Find out below who they are, when they have Carotid artery dissection and more.

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Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Crestor 92,744 users)

Carotid Artery Dissection

Carotid artery dissection has been reported by people with birth control, oral contraception, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, migraine (latest reports from 312 Carotid artery dissection patients).

On Sep, 26, 2016

87,760 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 1 person (0.0%) has Carotid Artery Dissection

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Crestor cause Carotid artery dissection?

Gender of people who have Carotid Artery Dissection when taking Crestor *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Carotid Artery Dissection when taking Crestor *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 100 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Cialis (1 person, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Intervertebral Disc Degeneration (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Haemorrhage Intracranial (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Cerebrovascular Accident (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Brain Death (1 person, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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