Review: could Crestor cause Heart rate irregular?
Summary: 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 57,824 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 222 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 60,110 Crestor users)
Heart rate irregular
Heart rate irregular has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol, depression. (latest reports from 15,713 Heart rate irregular patients)
On Apr, 17, 2015: 57,824 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 222 people (0.38%) 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||40.00%||16.67%||13.33%||10.00%||16.67%||0.00%||3.33% |
Age of people who have Heart rate irregular when taking Crestor * :
|Heart rate irregular||0.48%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.86%||6.76%||21.26%||67.63% |
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, 14.41%)
- Hypertension (23 people, 10.36%)
- Osteoporosis (19 people, 8.56%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (18 people, 8.11%)
- Atrial fibrillation (16 people, 7.21%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (69 people, 31.08%)
- Plavix (39 people, 17.57%)
- Lasix (36 people, 16.22%)
- Toprol-xl (35 people, 15.77%)
- Digoxin (34 people, 15.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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