Crestor and Joint pain - from FDA reports


Summary

Joint pain 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 pressure. This review analyzes which people have Joint pain with Crestor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 95,339 people who have side effects when taking Crestor from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

95,339 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 3,455 people (3.62%) have Joint pain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Crestor cause Joint pain?

Time on Crestor when people have Joint pain *:

  • < 1 month: 28.86 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 40.24 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 11.59 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.3 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.13 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.86 %
  • 10+ years: 1.02 %

Gender of people who have Joint pain when taking Crestor *:

  • female: 64.76 %
  • male: 35.24 %

Age of people who have Joint pain when taking Crestor *:

  • 0-1: 0.18 %
  • 2-9: 0.04 %
  • 10-19: 0.04 %
  • 20-29: 0.4 %
  • 30-39: 1.8 %
  • 40-49: 9.12 %
  • 50-59: 26.29 %
  • 60+: 62.13 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (388 people, 11.23%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (344 people, 9.96%)
  • Osteoporosis (242 people, 7.00%)
  • Pain (213 people, 6.16%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (185 people, 5.35%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (474 people, 13.72%)
  • Nexium (316 people, 9.15%)
  • Synthroid (315 people, 9.12%)
  • Plavix (283 people, 8.19%)
  • Lipitor (263 people, 7.61%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain In Extremity (821 people, 23.76%)
  • Muscle Aches (821 people, 23.76%)
  • Pain (664 people, 19.22%)
  • Fatigue (608 people, 17.60%)
  • Back Pain (555 people, 16.06%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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