Review: could Crestor cause Double vision?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 24, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 52,805 people who take Crestor. Among them, 129 have Double vision. See who they are, when they have Double vision and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Crestor (latest outcomes from 59,799 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, hyperlipidaemia. Commonly reported side effects of Crestor include muscle aches, myalgia aggravated, weakness, fatigue, nausea aggravated.
Double vision (double vision) (latest reports from 69,099 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Feb, 24, 2014: 52,725 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 129 people (0.24%) have Double Vision.
Time on Crestor when people have Double vision * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Double vision||33.33%||55.56%||11.11%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Double vision when taking Crestor * :
|Double vision||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.02%||30.70%||62.28% |
Severity of Double vision when taking Crestor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Double vision||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Double vision ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Double vision||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (31 people, 24.03%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (21 people, 16.28%)
- Multiple myeloma (18 people, 13.95%)
- Asthma (16 people, 12.40%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (12 people, 9.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (50 people, 38.76%)
- Xanax (36 people, 27.91%)
- Nexium (34 people, 26.36%)
- Atenolol (28 people, 21.71%)
- Altace (26 people, 20.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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losing strehgth in hands,stopped after 4 weeks, 2 months later, halved dose to 20mg, still lost hand strength, stopped again after 4weeks at 20mg. months after 20 mg stopped, began to feel change in eye, a pulling, then double vision started,with a ghost on TV, then seeing normal surroundings. MRI for tumor=negative,emg negative for myasthenia. Overlays have helped, but not cure
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