Crestor and Personality change - from FDA reports
Personality change 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 Klonopin, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 88,125 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA. Among them, 38 have Personality change. Find out below who they are, when they have Personality change and more.
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Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Crestor 92,843 users)
Personality change has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (latest reports from 6,701 Personality change patients).
On Feb, 02, 2017
88,125 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 38 people (0.04%) have Personality Change
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Crestor when people have Personality Change *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Personality Change when taking Crestor *:
- female: 60.53 %
- male: 39.47 %
Age of people who have Personality Change when taking Crestor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 3.33 %
- 40-49: 23.33 %
- 50-59: 33.33 %
- 60+: 40.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (15 people, 39.47%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (8 people, 21.05%)
- Pain (7 people, 18.42%)
- High Blood Pressure (7 people, 18.42%)
- Quit Smoking (6 people, 15.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Klonopin (7 people, 18.42%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 15.79%)
- Neurontin (5 people, 13.16%)
- Lovaza (5 people, 13.16%)
- Allegra (5 people, 13.16%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Insomnia (11 people, 28.95%)
- Stress And Anxiety (9 people, 23.68%)
- Mood Swings (9 people, 23.68%)
- Depression (9 people, 23.68%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (7 people, 18.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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