Crestor and Flatulence - from FDA reports
Flatulence 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 Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 88,125 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA. Among them, 612 have Flatulence. Find out below who they are, when they have Flatulence 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 92,828 users)
Flatulence (flatus expelled through the anus) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 32,781 Flatulence patients).
On Feb, 06, 2017
88,125 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 612 people (0.69%) have Flatulence
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Crestor when people have Flatulence *:
- < 1 month: 29.73 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32.43 %
- 6 - 12 months: 21.62 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.81 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.41 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Flatulence when taking Crestor *:
- female: 62.76 %
- male: 37.24 %
Age of people who have Flatulence when taking Crestor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.21 %
- 30-39: 1.72 %
- 40-49: 6.87 %
- 50-59: 22.1 %
- 60+: 69.1 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (253 people, 41.34%)
- High Blood Pressure (71 people, 11.60%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (51 people, 8.33%)
- Type Iia Hyperlipidaemia (39 people, 6.37%)
- Pain (37 people, 6.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (83 people, 13.56%)
- Nexium (81 people, 13.24%)
- Synthroid (51 people, 8.33%)
- Zetia (43 people, 7.03%)
- Chantix (39 people, 6.37%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diarrhea (166 people, 27.12%)
- Nausea (134 people, 21.90%)
- Abdominal Distension (132 people, 21.57%)
- Constipation (112 people, 18.30%)
- Abdominal Pain Upper (88 people, 14.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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