Crestor and Insomnia - from FDA reports


Summary

Insomnia is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, 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, 2,077 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.

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Crestor

Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Crestor 92,838 users)

Insomnia

Insomnia (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, insomnia (latest reports from 207,180 Insomnia patients).

On Jan, 20, 2017

88,125 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 2,077 people (2.36%) have Insomnia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Crestor cause Insomnia?

Time on Crestor when people have Insomnia *:

  • < 1 month: 29.15 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 38.19 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.55 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.52 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 12.06 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.02 %
  • 10+ years: 1.51 %

Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Crestor *:

  • female: 62.02 %
  • male: 37.98 %

Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Crestor *:

  • 0-1: 0.06 %
  • 2-9: 0.06 %
  • 10-19: 0.12 %
  • 20-29: 0.86 %
  • 30-39: 2.52 %
  • 40-49: 9.75 %
  • 50-59: 27.12 %
  • 60+: 59.51 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Cholesterol (763 people, 36.74%)
  • High Blood Pressure (235 people, 11.31%)
  • Depression (172 people, 8.28%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (140 people, 6.74%)
  • Pain (122 people, 5.87%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (293 people, 14.11%)
  • Nexium (260 people, 12.52%)
  • Plavix (168 people, 8.09%)
  • Xanax (154 people, 7.41%)
  • Synthroid (154 people, 7.41%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (391 people, 18.83%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (323 people, 15.55%)
  • Pain (323 people, 15.55%)
  • Depression (289 people, 13.91%)
  • Pain In Extremity (281 people, 13.53%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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