Review: Guillain-barre syndrome in Crestor
This is a review of Guillain-barre syndrome by studying 52,581 people who take Crestor. We analyze: the time on Crestor when people have Guillain-barre syndrome, age of these people, the severity of Guillain-barre syndrome, 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) 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.
Guillain-barre syndrome (the body's immune system attacks itself peripheral nervous system connects to skin) has been reported by people with hiv infection, bone marrow transplant, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
On Nov, 26, 2013: 52,507 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 16 people (0.03%) have Guillain-barre Syndrome.
Time on Crestor when people have Guillain-barre syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Guillain-barre syndrome||25.00%||0.00%||75.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Guillain-barre syndrome when taking Crestor * :
|Guillain-barre syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||42.86%||14.29%||28.57% |
Severity of Guillain-barre syndrome when taking Crestor ** :
How people recovered from Guillain-barre syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypercholesterolaemia (5 people, 31.25%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 18.75%)
- Pneumonia (3 people, 18.75%)
- Influenza immunisation (2 people, 12.50%)
- Arthritis (1 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Imitrex (4 people, 25.00%)
- Albuterol (4 people, 25.00%)
- Factive (4 people, 25.00%)
- Levaquin (4 people, 25.00%)
- Atenolol (3 people, 18.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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