Review: could Crestor cause Short-term memory loss (Memory loss)?
Summary: Short-term memory loss 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 Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol.
We study 57,792 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 995 have Short-term memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Short-term memory loss 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)
Short-term memory loss
Short-term memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 63,420 Short-term memory loss patients)
On Feb, 25, 2015: 57,792 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 995 people (1.72%) have Short-term Memory Loss.
Time on Crestor when people have Short-term memory loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Short-term memory loss||17.12%||36.30%||15.07%||8.22%||15.75%||4.79%||2.74% |
Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Crestor * :
|Short-term memory loss||0.11%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.20%||9.08%||27.68%||61.93% |
Severity of Short-term memory loss when taking Crestor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Short-term memory loss||18.92%||54.05%||18.92%||8.11% |
How people recovered from Short-term memory loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Short-term memory loss||0.00%||27.27%||72.73% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (176 people, 17.69%)
- Depression (109 people, 10.95%)
- Hypertension (97 people, 9.75%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (77 people, 7.74%)
- Anxiety (66 people, 6.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (278 people, 27.94%)
- Nexium (193 people, 19.40%)
- Lisinopril (141 people, 14.17%)
- Plavix (138 people, 13.87%)
- Lipitor (128 people, 12.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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