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 Blood cholesterol increased.
We study 57,750 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 hyperlipidaemia. (latest outcomes from Crestor 60,035 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 Mood swings 24,705 patients)
On Nov, 29, 2014: 57,731 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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