Review: could Crestor cause Dyshidrotic Eczema?


Dyshidrotic eczema is reported only by a few people who take Crestor. We study 69,966 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Dyshidrotic eczema. Find out below who they are, when they have Dyshidrotic eczema and more.

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Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Crestor 72,220 users)

Dyshidrotic Eczema

Dyshidrotic eczema (skin condition in which blisters develop on the soles of your feet and/or the palms of hands) has been reported by people with blister, neck pain, fatigue, foot, leg, and ankle swelling (latest reports from 387 Dyshidrotic eczema patients).

On Aug, 25, 2016

69,966 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 5 people (0.01%) have Dyshidrotic Eczema

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Crestor cause Dyshidrotic eczema?

Time on Crestor when people have Dyshidrotic Eczema *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Dyshidrotic Eczema when taking Crestor *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Dyshidrotic Eczema when taking Crestor *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 50 %
  • 60+: 50 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Constipation (2 people)
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (1 person)
  • Neuralgia (1 person)
  • Hypertriglyceridaemia (1 person)
  • Hyperlipidaemia (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Sandoglobulin (3 people)
  • Rivotril (2 people)
  • Plavix (2 people)
  • Forlax (2 people)
  • Aspirin (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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