Crestor and Polyneuropathy - from FDA reports


Summary

Polyneuropathy is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lipitor, and have Breast cancer. This review analyzes which people have Polyneuropathy with Crestor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 88,125 people who have side effects when taking Crestor from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Mar, 09, 2017

88,125 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 61 people (0.07%) have Polyneuropathy


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Crestor cause Polyneuropathy?

Time on Crestor when people have Polyneuropathy *:

  • < 1 month: 8.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Polyneuropathy when taking Crestor *:

  • female: 44.83 %
  • male: 55.17 %

Age of people who have Polyneuropathy when taking Crestor *:

  • 0-1: 1.92 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 23.08 %
  • 50-59: 26.92 %
  • 60+: 48.08 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Quit Smoking (11 people, 18.03%)
  • Breast Cancer (11 people, 18.03%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (10 people, 16.39%)
  • Bone Neoplasm Malignant (10 people, 16.39%)
  • Bone Loss (7 people, 11.48%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor (16 people, 26.23%)
  • Aspirin (15 people, 24.59%)
  • Prilosec (13 people, 21.31%)
  • Lantus (13 people, 21.31%)
  • Celebrex (13 people, 21.31%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dizziness (19 people, 31.15%)
  • High Blood Pressure (18 people, 29.51%)
  • Joint Pain (17 people, 27.87%)
  • Osteoarthritis (15 people, 24.59%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (14 people, 22.95%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Crestor

Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Crestor 92,868 users)

Polyneuropathy

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