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Review: could Crestor cause Diarrhea?

Summary: Diarrhea is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Blood cholesterol increased.

We study 57,731 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,815 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.

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Crestor

Crestor (latest outcomes from 60,016 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Trend of crestor reports

Diarrhea

Diarrhea (latest reports from 1,112,588 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

Trend of Diarrhea reports

On Nov, 13, 2014: 57,731 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 1,815 people (3.14%) have Diarrhea.

Trend of Diarrhea in Crestor reports

Time on Crestor when people have Diarrhea * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Diarrhea34.02%38.66%9.79%5.15%7.73%3.61%1.03%

Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Crestor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhea0.06%0.00%0.24%0.29%0.88%10.63%19.74%68.16%

Severity of Diarrhea when taking Crestor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Diarrhea12.00%36.00%44.00%8.00%

How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Diarrhea0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (349 people, 19.23%)
  2. Hypertension (235 people, 12.95%)
  3. Hypercholesterolaemia (136 people, 7.49%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus (113 people, 6.23%)
  5. Depression (88 people, 4.85%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (528 people, 29.09%)
  2. Nexium (255 people, 14.05%)
  3. Lisinopril (236 people, 13.00%)
  4. Plavix (194 people, 10.69%)
  5. Lasix (163 people, 8.98%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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