Login    Sign up

eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community

Personalized health information & community

  Tools   Community
All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Check symptoms       Check drugs       Ask question       Write review       Popular       Unanswered       Apps
Home > Crestor > Dry mouth > Crestor and Dry mouth

Review: could Crestor cause Dry mouth?

Summary: Dry mouth 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 Nexium, and have Blood cholesterol increased.

We study 57,731 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 483 have Dry mouth. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry mouth and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Crestor and have Dry mouth >>>

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

Dry mouth

Dry mouth (latest reports from 30,429 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.

Trend of Dry mouth reports

On Nov, 13, 2014: 57,731 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 483 people (0.84%) have Dry Mouth.

Trend of Dry mouth in Crestor reports

Time on Crestor when people have Dry mouth * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Dry mouth25.58%41.86%6.98%6.98%13.95%4.65%0.00%

Age of people who have Dry mouth when taking Crestor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dry mouth0.00%0.00%0.24%0.24%0.71%5.90%20.28%72.64%

Severity of Dry mouth when taking Crestor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dry mouth5.56%50.00%33.33%11.11%

How people recovered from Dry mouth ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Dry mouth0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (133 people, 27.54%)
  2. Hypertension (54 people, 11.18%)
  3. Hypercholesterolaemia (37 people, 7.66%)
  4. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (24 people, 4.97%)
  5. Depression (23 people, 4.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Nexium (89 people, 18.43%)
  2. Aspirin (85 people, 17.60%)
  3. Synthroid (62 people, 12.84%)
  4. Xanax (45 people, 9.32%)
  5. Lasix (40 people, 8.28%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Dry Mouth while taking Crestor?

You are not alone! Join a mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Crestor and have Dry Mouth
- support group for people who take Crestor
- support group for people who have Dry Mouth

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause:

Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • Can 200 grams doxycycline cause arrythmia?
    (Asked by a 89 year old man who has Pulmonary Embolism, and takes Prilosec, Crestor, Welchol)
    Can 200 grams of Doxycycline bring on arrythmia???
  • Is it safe to take effexor and ibuprophen?
    (Asked by a 61 year old woman who has High Blood Cholesterol, Diabetes Mellitus Non Insulin-dependent, Sinusitis, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, and takes Venlafaxine Hydrochloride, Levocetirizine Dihydrochloride, Doxycycline, Alprazolam, Acetaminophen, Ibuprofen, Tradjenta, Crestor)
    Have sinus infection which I'm taking doxycycline and ibuprophen for headache. I also take Venlafaxine for GAD. Is it okay to take Advil or acetaminophen while taking venlafaxine, not at the same time??
  • I am looking for the cause of onion like bo which has developed over the past three or four months (1 answer)
    (Asked by a 74 year old man who has Acquired Afibrinogenaemia, and takes Finasteride, Crestor, Bystolic, Xarelto)
    I suspected it about 4 months ago but couldn't pin it down. Then 2 months ago I started an exercise program which causes me to sweat heavily. It really became noticeable at that point. I shower daily but if I work up a little sweat I can notice it. It seems to be getting worse. I did occasional ...
  • How long after stopping crestor did the vertigo stop?
    (Asked by a 73 year old man who has Vertigo, Confusion, Loss Of Memory, Fatigue, and takes Folic Acid, Imitrex, Cialis, Omeprazole, Aspirin, Hydrochlorothiazide, Crestor)
    Took Crestor (5 mg every other day as a beginning dose) for two months when symptoms began. Doctor thought it was an inner ear infection and sent me to an ENT doc. He ordered a brain scan which was OK. Vertigo was never mentioned by any of my doctors as a potential cause of the vertigo and other sym ...
  • With the incident on creatinine increase with the use of crestor
    (Asked by a 64 year old man who has Daibetes, and takes Crestor)
    my lab result shows increase on creatine o 184. Late I am felling a little pain in my lower back.

More questions for: Crestor, Dry mouth

You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):

  • Concerned and worried
    (Posted by a 69 year old woman who has Had Triple Bypass And On , and takes Rosuvastatin Calcium, Perindopril Erbumine, Aspirin)
    I want to know why I have got such a big hair loss when I had a fantastic head of hair before I started taking these drugs I also have a dry cough I have been told its asthma I dont accept this as the inhaler dosent do anything for me why ─Ćont doctors take notice of our concerns I want soneone to b ...
  • Crestor side effects (1 response)
    (Posted by a 47 year old woman who has Weight Gain - Unintentional, Hot Flashes, Joint Swelling, Weight Gain, and takes Crestor)
    I'm a vegetarian all my life , very athletic, I work out a lot , I run. In the last year or two My cholesterol seems to go high, my primary Doctor knows that I go for the healthy stuff so he advice a couple of things. But unfortunately nothing woks so he put me on Crestor, it has been a really bad e ...
  • Sciatic nerve dysfunction
    (Posted by a 68 year old man who has Excrutiating Pain Of Sciatic Nerve In Left Leg, and takes Crestor)
    I had been taking Crestor for about 4 years. Suddenly, I had terrible pain from my Sciatic Nerve. I couldn't stand, sit, lay down, walk, sleep, etc. without experiencing this pain. This went on for 5 months of unending pain. I had MRI, X-rays, Novocain, etc., with several doctors looking into it. No ...
  • Crestor effect on carpel tunnel
    (Posted by a 71 year old man who has Carpel Tunnel, and takes Crestor)
    I was told if I would stop taking Crestor my carpel tunnel would not bother me as much.
  • Cymbalta and pulmonary embolisms (2 responses)
    (Posted by a 68 year old man who has Pulmonary Embolisms, and takes Cymbalta, Celebrex, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide, Fish Oil, Crestor, Glimepiride, Metformin)
    I started taking Cymbalta in August for pain. By September I was suffering from shortness of breath. Visited Doctors asking if Cymbalta could be the cause. Answer was no. By the end of September I was no longer taking Cymbalta but still suffering from shortness of breath. It was getting severe a ...

More reviews for: Crestor, Dry mouth

Recent related drug studies (Check your drugs):

  • A study of side effects of Vyvanse for a patient with ADHD. The patient has Irritability, Pain - Back, Dry Mouth, Teeth Grinding And Clenching (a condition in which you grind, gnash or clench your teeth), Vision Problems, Tolerance Increased, Sleep Talking (talking during sleeping), Breathing-related Sleep Disorder
    Comments: These are some of the problems I am experiencing. It seems like my dosage is too high, however if I do not take more than 60mg at a time then the Vyvanse has no affect on me whatsoever. I am most concerned about waking up to catch my breath every 30 seconds at night. I was prescribed Adderrall throu ...
  • A study of side effects of Vyvanse for a patient with ADD. The patient has Excessive Hunger Resulting In Headache, Dizziness, Foggy Thoughts, And Irritability, Dry Mouth, Jaw Lesion Excision, Thirst, Weight Gain
    Comments: The lesions on face are like zits but not acne. They swell and pulsate and ooze throughout the day and have hard white or yellow waxy pits in them when popped. They respond to calamine lotion somewhat but have not gone away in 6 months, always occurring in the same place. From ear to ear under the j ...
  • A study of drug interactions between Symbicort, Rosuvastatin Calcium for a patient with Asthma, Hypercholesterolaemia. The patient has Epistaxis
    Comments: Recurrent episodes, usually commencing evening or overnight approx. 3-4 weeks apart since winter started. Approx 6 episodes in total to date. Initially attributed to heating (dry air) evenings during winter, but now spring and no heating on for weeks. Last night bleeding occurred while asleep. No hy ...
  • A study of side effects of Crestor for a patient with High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Red Blood Cell Count
    Comments: I have no symptoms of any disease. I feel fine with no restrictions. The latest blood test from my annual exam shows elevated red blood cells. The rest of the blood panel is good. I say the Crestor is causing the high count. I want to be informed before the doc starts tests. Thank you. Mike
  • A study of side effects of Actigall for a patient with Jaundice. The patient has Dry Mouth
    Comments: I can't seem to overcome the dry mouth. I have tried rinses,and certain toothpaste and rinses,sugarless candies.Only thing that is helpful at all is sugarless gum. It is from the morning I wake up to going to bed,just so hard to get saliva and swallow

More related studies for: Crestor, Dry mouth

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

49 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent updates:

- Could Gabapentin cause Back Pain? (0 second ago)

- Xifaxan, Junior Strength Motrin drug interactions (3 seconds ago)

- Could Riboflavin cause High Blood Pressure? (4 seconds ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Gabapentin and Ischaemic Stroke

- Mexiletine and Marijuana

- Numbness And Tingling and Ibuprofen

- Viread

- Bph and Imipramine - Serum

 

Recent Q&As

- Can carafate causa a false negative for opiate and clonazepam?
I was in the hospital foe 15 days for acute pancreatitis, ... (39 minutes ago)


- What type of seizure do people have using clonidine
My son has been having drop seizures & i believe the Cloni ... (4 hours ago)


- Has anyone had neck paine after taking yervoy? my cancer doctor has said it has not relatin to my treatment but i'm not so sure.
I finished with yervoy treatment about 2 months ago. I hav ... (6 hours ago)

 

Recent user reviews

- Amitriptyline involuntary eye movements
I've began having sparatic involuntary eye movements a few ... (2 days ago)


- Hair loss with enbrel
I have been on Enbrel for 4 months and started seeing sign ... (3 days ago)


- Jaw pain and naproxen
Taking naproxen for pain relief of mortons neuromas. 500 m ... (3 days ago)

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.