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 Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Personality change 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 Sep, 21, 2017
95,339 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 40 people (0.04%) have Personality change
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Crestor when people have Personality change *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 66.67 %
- 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 %
- male: 40 %
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: 3.23 %
- 40-49: 22.58 %
- 50-59: 35.48 %
- 60+: 38.71 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (8 people, 20.00%)
- Pain (7 people, 17.50%)
- High Blood Pressure (7 people, 17.50%)
- Sleep Disorder (6 people, 15.00%)
- Depression (6 people, 15.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Klonopin (7 people, 17.50%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 15.00%)
- Xanax (5 people, 12.50%)
- Nexium (5 people, 12.50%)
- Neurontin (5 people, 12.50%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Insomnia (11 people, 27.50%)
- Stress And Anxiety (9 people, 22.50%)
- Mood Swings (9 people, 22.50%)
- Depression (9 people, 22.50%)
- Fatigue (8 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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