Review: could Crestor cause Liver Fatty?


Liver fatty is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Diazepam, and have Low thyroid . We study 69,966 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Liver fatty. Find out below who they are, when they have Liver fatty and more.

You are not alone

Join a support group for people who take Crestor and have Liver fatty >>>

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 86 million people have used us. 300+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>


Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Crestor 72,220 users)

Liver Fatty

Liver fatty (fat deposition of liver) has been reported by people with cervical spondylosis, mania, type 2 diabetes, abdominal pain, diarrhea (latest reports from 2,820 Liver fatty patients).

On Aug, 29, 2016

69,966 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 7 people (0.01%) have Liver Fatty

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Crestor cause Liver fatty?

Time on Crestor when people have Liver Fatty *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Liver Fatty when taking Crestor *:

  • female: 42.86 %
  • male: 57.14 %

Age of people who have Liver Fatty when taking Crestor *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 28.57 %
  • 50-59: 42.86 %
  • 60+: 28.57 %

Severity if Liver Fatty when taking Crestor **:

  • least: 20 %
  • moderate: 40 %
  • severe: 20 %
  • most severe: 20 %

How people recovered from Liver Fatty **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Low Thyroid (6 people)
  • Pain - Back (5 people)
  • Nerve Pain (5 people)
  • Nausea (5 people)
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome (5 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (6 people)
  • Diazepam (6 people)
  • Spironolactone (5 people)
  • Glimepiride (5 people)
  • Gabapentin (5 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Liver fatty when taking Crestor?

Browse all side effects of Crestor

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Liver fatty

Liver fatty

Could your condition cause Liver fatty

Liver fatty

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Crestor, Liver fatty

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Crestor, Liver fatty

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.