Review: could Crestor cause Polyneuropathy?
Summary: Polyneuropathy is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Bone neoplasm malignant.
We study 57,792 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 34 have Polyneuropathy. Find out below who they are, when they have Polyneuropathy and more.
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Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 60,085 Crestor users)
Polyneuropathy (neurological disorder that occurs when many peripheral nerves throughout the body malfunction simultaneously) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 4,696 Polyneuropathy patients)
On Feb, 12, 2015: 57,792 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 34 people (0.06%) have Polyneuropathy.
Time on Crestor when people have Polyneuropathy * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Polyneuropathy when taking Crestor * :
Severity of Polyneuropathy when taking Crestor ** :
How people recovered from Polyneuropathy ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bone neoplasm malignant (10 people, 29.41%)
- Breast cancer (10 people, 29.41%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (10 people, 29.41%)
- Bone loss (6 people, 17.65%)
- Bone density decreased (4 people, 11.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (17 people, 50.00%)
- Lipitor (14 people, 41.18%)
- Nexium (13 people, 38.24%)
- Metoprolol succinate (11 people, 32.35%)
- Lantus (11 people, 32.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Toprol-xl, Crestor for a 60-year old woman with PVD, High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Ringing In The Ears
- A study of drug interactions between Tricor, Toprol-xl, Synthroid, Paxil, Nateglinide, Lovaza, Lotrel, Kombiglyze Xr, Edarbyclor, Cycloset, Crestor, Aspirin for a 57-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Heart Disease, Hypothyroidism, Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Diabetes Mellitus Non-insulin-dependent, Hypertension, High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Diarrhea, Runny Nose
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