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 . We study 88,125 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA. Among them, 322 have Heart rate irregular. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart rate irregular 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 92,838 users)
Heart Rate Irregular
Heart rate irregular has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol, pain (latest reports from 22,039 Heart rate irregular patients).
On Feb, 09, 2017
88,125 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 322 people (0.37%) have Heart Rate Irregular
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Crestor when people have Heart Rate Irregular *:
- < 1 month: 41.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.17 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.17 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 4.17 %
Gender of people who have Heart Rate Irregular when taking Crestor *:
- female: 56.65 %
- male: 43.35 %
Age of people who have Heart Rate Irregular when taking Crestor *:
- 0-1: 0.39 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.78 %
- 30-39: 2.71 %
- 40-49: 5.04 %
- 50-59: 17.83 %
- 60+: 72.48 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (83 people, 25.78%)
- High Blood Pressure (37 people, 11.49%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (26 people, 8.07%)
- Osteoporosis (24 people, 7.45%)
- Cardiac Disorder (24 people, 7.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (64 people, 19.88%)
- Lasix (43 people, 13.35%)
- Plavix (40 people, 12.42%)
- Lipitor (36 people, 11.18%)
- Coumadin (36 people, 11.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (83 people, 25.78%)
- Dizziness (75 people, 23.29%)
- Heart Palpitations (70 people, 21.74%)
- Chest Pain (68 people, 21.12%)
- High Blood Pressure (64 people, 19.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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