Review: could Crestor cause Polyneuropathy?
Summary: Polyneuropathy is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Bone neoplasm malignant. We study 57,834 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 hyperlipidaemia. (latest outcomes from 60,121 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 Apr, 24, 2015: 57,824 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 34 people (0.06%) have Polyneuropathy.
Time on Crestor when people have Polyneuropathy * :
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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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I have been taking crestor for a little over two months now. A large pimple on the side of my nostril popped and now will not stop bleeding profusely, I have used Ice in a cloth, pressure, ointment, tissue, cold water, for past three hours and still bleeding now.
From this study (1 month ago):
Symptoms started after starting crestor
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Bilirubin +++ , Urobilinogen normal, blood ++, protein +++, PH 5, Specific Gravity 1.030.
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