Related topic: Crestor, Insomnia
Review: could Crestor cause Insomnia?
Summary: Insomnia could be caused by Crestor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Aspirin, and have Blood cholesterol increased.
We study 57,579 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,363 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.
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Crestor (latest outcomes from 59,849 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Insomnia (sleeplessness) (latest reports from 776,712 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 57,607 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 1,365 people (2.37%) have Insomnia. They amount to 0.17% of all the 781,776 people who have Insomnia on eHealthMe.
Time on Crestor when people have Insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Crestor * :
Severity of Insomnia when taking Crestor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Insomnia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (303 people, 22.20%)
- Hypertension (125 people, 9.16%)
- Depression (98 people, 7.18%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (95 people, 6.96%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (83 people, 6.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (341 people, 24.98%)
- Nexium (219 people, 16.04%)
- Plavix (123 people, 9.01%)
- Xanax (122 people, 8.94%)
- Ambien (112 people, 8.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium) is often used for high blood cholesterol. Find out below the conditions Crestor is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Crestor used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
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Could your condition cause it?
Comments from related studies:
From this study (1 month ago):
After starting Crestor,my legs are weak ,mostly calves and I have a hard time walking.
From this study (4 months ago):
Difficulty refocusing when changing from near to far, and far to near objects.
From this study (5 months ago):
sleeplessness seemes worse after taking Crestor.
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