Crestor and Heart rate irregular - from FDA reports
Heart rate irregular is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Heart rate irregular with Crestor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 93,024 people who have side effects when taking Crestor from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 16, 2017
93,024 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 335 people (0.36%) have Heart Rate Irregular
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Crestor when people have Heart Rate Irregular *:
- < 1 month: 47.62 %
- 1 - 6 months: 28.57 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.76 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.52 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.76 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 4.76 %
Gender of people who have Heart Rate Irregular when taking Crestor *:
- female: 57.14 %
- male: 42.86 %
Age of people who have Heart Rate Irregular when taking Crestor *:
- 0-1: 0.37 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.75 %
- 30-39: 2.61 %
- 40-49: 5.22 %
- 50-59: 17.54 %
- 60+: 72.76 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (87 people, 25.97%)
- High Blood Pressure (39 people, 11.64%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (27 people, 8.06%)
- Osteoporosis (25 people, 7.46%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (25 people, 7.46%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (64 people, 19.10%)
- Lasix (43 people, 12.84%)
- Plavix (41 people, 12.24%)
- Synthroid (38 people, 11.34%)
- Lipitor (36 people, 10.75%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (84 people, 25.07%)
- Dizziness (78 people, 23.28%)
- Heart Palpitations (70 people, 20.90%)
- Chest Pain (70 people, 20.90%)
- High Blood Pressure (68 people, 20.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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