Review: could Crestor cause Mood swings?
Summary: Mood swings is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol.
We study 57,824 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 155 have Mood swings. Find out below who they are, when they have Mood swings and more.
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Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 60,104 Crestor users)
Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, birth control, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 24,776 Mood swings patients)
On Apr, 2, 2015: 57,806 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 155 people (0.27%) have Mood Swings.
Time on Crestor when people have Mood swings * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Mood swings||26.32%||15.79%||5.26%||10.53%||31.58%||5.26%||5.26% |
Age of people who have Mood swings when taking Crestor * :
|Mood swings||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.77%||20.30%||36.09%||36.84% |
Severity of Mood swings when taking Crestor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Mood swings||25.00%||37.50%||12.50%||25.00% |
How people recovered from Mood swings ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Mood swings||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (26 people, 16.77%)
- Depression (18 people, 11.61%)
- Hypertension (16 people, 10.32%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (15 people, 9.68%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (14 people, 9.03%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (18 people, 11.61%)
- Chantix (16 people, 10.32%)
- Nexium (16 people, 10.32%)
- Plavix (16 people, 10.32%)
- Seroquel (15 people, 9.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Crestor, Dyazide for a 52-year old woman with Hyperlipidemia, Hypertension. The patient has Headache, Night Sweats
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Motrin Ib, Vitamins, Crestor for a 67-year old woman with Heart Attack, Arthritis, General Physical Condition, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides. The patient has Periodontal Disease, Periodontal Disease
- A study of drug interactions between Carvedilol, Crestor, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 75-year old man with High Blood Pressure, Heart Disease, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Impotence
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Omeprazole, Altace, Crestor, Flomax, Levoxyl for a 82-year old man with Blood Clots, Acid Reflux, High Blood Pressure, Birth Control, Urinary Ca+2, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Angina - Stable, Mouth Ulceration, Anaemia
- A study of drug interactions between Proair Hfa, Adderall Xr 30, Effexor Xr, Seroquel Xr for a 23-year old woman with Asthma, Adhd, Bipolar, Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Mood Swings
Recent Crestor related drug comparison:
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