Crestor and Diarrhea - from FDA reports
Diarrhea 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 Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhea with Crestor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 95,339 people who have side effects when taking Crestor from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 17, 2017
95,339 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 3,750 people (3.93%) have Diarrhea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Crestor when people have Diarrhea *:
- < 1 month: 33.72 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.72 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.69 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.14 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.91 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.04 %
- 10+ years: 0.78 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Crestor *:
- female: 60.95 %
- male: 39.05 %
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Crestor *:
- 0-1: 0.03 %
- 2-9: 0.03 %
- 10-19: 0.3 %
- 20-29: 0.63 %
- 30-39: 1.52 %
- 40-49: 8.31 %
- 50-59: 19.75 %
- 60+: 69.44 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (497 people, 13.25%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (213 people, 5.68%)
- Diabetes (206 people, 5.49%)
- Depression (174 people, 4.64%)
- Pain (172 people, 4.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (496 people, 13.23%)
- Nexium (380 people, 10.13%)
- Plavix (370 people, 9.87%)
- Synthroid (289 people, 7.71%)
- Lisinopril (272 people, 7.25%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (927 people, 24.72%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (714 people, 19.04%)
- Fatigue (609 people, 16.24%)
- Weakness (467 people, 12.45%)
- Abdominal Pain (454 people, 12.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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