Review: could Crestor cause Initial insomnia?
Summary: Initial insomnia could be caused by Crestor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Rozerem, and have Insomnia.
We study 57,607 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 35 have Initial insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Initial insomnia and more.
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On Apr, 12, 2014: 57,607 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 35 people (0.06%) have Initial Insomnia. They amount to 0.24% of all the 14,879 people who have Initial Insomnia on eHealthMe.
Time on Crestor when people have Initial insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Initial insomnia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Initial insomnia when taking Crestor * :
|Initial insomnia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.12%||0.00%||31.25%||65.62% |
Severity of Initial insomnia when taking Crestor ** :
How people recovered from Initial insomnia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Insomnia (20 people, 57.14%)
- Initial insomnia (3 people, 8.57%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (3 people, 8.57%)
- Sleep disorder (2 people, 5.71%)
- High density lipoprotein decreased (2 people, 5.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Rozerem (14 people, 40.00%)
- Ambien (12 people, 34.29%)
- Synthroid (12 people, 34.29%)
- Lunesta (11 people, 31.43%)
- Toprol-xl (11 people, 31.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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