Review: could Crestor cause Dyshidrotic eczema?
This is a review of Dyshidrotic eczema by studying 52,805 people who take Crestor. We analyze: the time on Crestor when people have Dyshidrotic eczema, age of these people, the severity of Dyshidrotic eczema, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Crestor. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Crestor (latest outcomes from 55,018 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.
Dyshidrotic eczema (skin condition in which blisters develop on the soles of your feet and/or the palms of hands) (latest reports from 1,650 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, bone density decreased, psoriasis, high blood pressure.
On Mar, 10, 2014: 52,805 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 5 people (0.01%) have Dyshidrotic Eczema. They amount to 0.30% of all the 1,650 people who have Dyshidrotic Eczema.
Time on Crestor when people have Dyshidrotic eczema * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Dyshidrotic eczema||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Dyshidrotic eczema when taking Crestor * :
|Dyshidrotic eczema||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Severity of Dyshidrotic eczema when taking Crestor ** :
How people recovered from Dyshidrotic eczema ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Constipation (2 people, 40.00%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (1 people, 20.00%)
- Hypertriglyceridaemia (1 people, 20.00%)
- Capillary leak syndrome (1 people, 20.00%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Sandoglobulin (3 people, 60.00%)
- Aspirin (2 people, 40.00%)
- Plavix (2 people, 40.00%)
- Contramal (2 people, 40.00%)
- Rivotril (2 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I am periodically plagued with Drymouth. Stopped taking Lipitor and atorvastatin. Drymouth symptoms abated. Now after 7 days in Crestor Drymouth symptoms return.
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My Crestor was recently increased from 10 mg. to 20 mg. secondary to abnormal labs. I wasn't totally NPO as I had coffee with cream approx. 6 hours earlier. My physician felt that he could allow for this when he read the results. After approximately a week or less the fingers on my right hand felt tired and stiff like I had been tournament bowling. I very quickly progressed to joint pain, specifically the middle finger which was extremely painful at times. I have a neuropathy in my left hand, so I can't compare the two hands. I stopped the Crestor for a couple of days and it seemed to improve. I was wondering if the sudden increase in Crestor could cause that particular joint pain.
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