Review: could Crestor cause Cramps - leg (Leg pain)?
Summary: Cramps - leg is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zoloft, and have High blood cholesterol.
We study 57,824 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Cramps - leg. Find out below who they are, when they have Cramps - leg and more.
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Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 60,104 Crestor users)
Cramps - leg
Cramps - leg (involuntary muscle contractions of leg) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 1,087 Cramps - leg patients)
On Apr, 18, 2015: 57,824 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 10 people (0.02%) have Cramps - Leg.
Time on Crestor when people have Cramps - leg * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Cramps - leg||20.00%||30.00%||10.00%||10.00%||20.00%||10.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Cramps - leg when taking Crestor * :
|Cramps - leg||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||50.00%||30.00% |
Severity of Cramps - leg when taking Crestor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Cramps - leg||0.00%||30.00%||50.00%||20.00% |
How people recovered from Cramps - leg ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Cramps - leg||14.29%||14.29%||71.43% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- High blood cholesterol (5 people, 50.00%)
- High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (3 people, 30.00%)
- Asthma (3 people, 30.00%)
- Depression (2 people, 20.00%)
- Diabetes (2 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zoloft (2 people, 20.00%)
- Vitamin d (2 people, 20.00%)
- Aspirin (2 people, 20.00%)
- Atenolol (2 people, 20.00%)
- Magnesium oxide (1 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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