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Related topic: Crestor, Personality change

Review: could Crestor cause Personality change?

Summary: Personality change could be caused by Crestor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Allegra, and have Blood cholesterol increased.

We study 57,579 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 28 have Personality change. Find out below who they are, when they have Personality change and more.

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Crestor

Crestor (latest outcomes from 59,849 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Personality change

Personality change (latest reports from 21,588 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, multiple sclerosis, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

On Apr, 8, 2014: 57,587 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 28 people (0.05%) have Personality Change. They amount to 0.13% of all the 21,528 people who have Personality Change on eHealthMe.

Trend of Personality change in Crestor reports

Time on Crestor when people have Personality change * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Personality change0.00%66.67%0.00%0.00%33.33%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Personality change when taking Crestor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Personality change0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%9.09%22.73%31.82%36.36%

Severity of Personality change when taking Crestor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Personality change0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Personality change ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (6 people, 21.43%)
  2. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (5 people, 17.86%)
  3. Pain (5 people, 17.86%)
  4. Sleep disorder (4 people, 14.29%)
  5. Smoking cessation therapy (4 people, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Allegra (6 people, 21.43%)
  2. Nexium (6 people, 21.43%)
  3. Xanax (6 people, 21.43%)
  4. Aspirin (5 people, 17.86%)
  5. Lovaza (5 people, 17.86%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    Susan on Apr, 22, 2014:

    Sorry to hear about this I am goin through it as we'll just found out after having tests done although I do have to children ages 4 and 10 I have only ever had a break from this deppo when I found out I was pregnant with my 2nd child so was on deppo for a good few yrs but lately I was gtn bad mood swings and horrible night sweats after 6 months they have says I'm goin through premature ovarian failure and I've been put on hormOne replacement treatment. I was really shocked as I've just turned 27

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