Crestor and Occipital neuralgia - from FDA reports


Occipital neuralgia is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Aredia, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Occipital neuralgia 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 Oct, 17, 2017

95,339 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 22 people (0.02%) have Occipital neuralgia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Crestor cause Occipital neuralgia?

Gender of people who have Occipital neuralgia when taking Crestor *:

  • female: 95.45 %
  • male: 4.55 %

Age of people who have Occipital neuralgia 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: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 90.91 %
  • 60+: 9.09 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (20 people, 90.91%)
  • Weight Decreased (1 person, 4.55%)
  • Poor Quality Sleep (1 person, 4.55%)
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (1 person, 4.55%)
  • Indigestion (1 person, 4.55%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (20 people, 90.91%)
  • Premarin (20 people, 90.91%)
  • Lasix (20 people, 90.91%)
  • Biotin (20 people, 90.91%)
  • Aredia (20 people, 90.91%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (21 people, 95.45%)
  • Hiatal Hernia (21 people, 95.45%)
  • Chest Pain (21 people, 95.45%)
  • Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome (20 people, 90.91%)
  • Gout (20 people, 90.91%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Crestor 100,287 users)

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Occipital neuralgia (condition characterized by chronic pain in the upper neck) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, osteopenia, pain, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 459 Occipital neuralgia patients).

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