Review: could Crestor cause Gout Aggravated?


Gout aggravated is reported only by a few people who take Crestor. We study 56,409 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Gout aggravated. Find out below who they are, when they have Gout aggravated 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 57,939 users)

Gout Aggravated

Gout aggravated (worse uric acid crystals building up in body) (latest reports from 132 Gout aggravated patients).

On Jul, 28, 2016

56,409 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 5 people (0.01%) have Gout Aggravated

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Crestor cause Gout aggravated?

Time on Crestor when people have Gout Aggravated *:

  • < 1 month: 60 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 20 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Gout Aggravated when taking Crestor *:

  • female: 20 %
  • male: 80 %

Age of people who have Gout Aggravated when taking Crestor *:

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

Severity if Gout Aggravated when taking Crestor **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 50 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Cholesterol (2 people)
  • Gout (2 people)
  • Plaque Buildup - Arteries (1 person)
  • Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy (1 person)
  • Hypertension (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Norvasc (1 person)
  • Indomethacin (1 person)
  • Edecrin (1 person)
  • Bystolic (1 person)
  • Aspirin (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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