Review: could Crestor cause Heart rate irregular?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 27, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 52,805 people who take Crestor. Among them, 205 have Heart rate irregular. See who they are, when they have Heart rate irregular and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Crestor (latest outcomes from 59,799 users) 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 aggravated.
Heart rate irregular
Heart rate irregular (latest reports from 85,970 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain, depression.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 52,725 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 205 people (0.39%) have Heart Rate Irregular.
Time on Crestor when people have Heart rate irregular * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart rate irregular||35.71%||17.86%||14.29%||10.71%||17.86%||0.00%||3.57% |
Age of people who have Heart rate irregular when taking Crestor * :
|Heart rate irregular||0.53%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.21%||7.37%||20.00%||67.89% |
Severity of Heart rate irregular when taking Crestor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart rate irregular||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Heart rate irregular ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Heart rate irregular||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (32 people, 15.61%)
- Hypertension (22 people, 10.73%)
- Osteoporosis (19 people, 9.27%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (18 people, 8.78%)
- Atrial fibrillation (16 people, 7.80%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (66 people, 32.20%)
- Plavix (37 people, 18.05%)
- Lasix (35 people, 17.07%)
- Toprol-xl (34 people, 16.59%)
- Digoxin (34 people, 16.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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