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Review: could Crestor cause Sweating - excessive?

Summary: Sweating - excessive could be caused by Crestor, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Blood cholesterol increased.

We study 57,579 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 633 have Sweating - excessive. Find out below who they are, when they have Sweating - excessive and more.

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Crestor

Crestor (latest outcomes from 59,849 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Sweating - excessive

Sweating - excessive (abnormally increased sweating) (latest reports from 295,442 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 57,607 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 633 people (1.10%) have Sweating - Excessive. They amount to 0.21% of all the 295,108 people who have Sweating - Excessive on eHealthMe.

Trend of Sweating - excessive in Crestor reports

Time on Crestor when people have Sweating - excessive * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sweating - excessive41.67%38.33%6.67%6.67%3.33%3.33%0.00%

Age of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Crestor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sweating - excessive0.00%0.00%0.52%1.05%1.39%11.15%22.13%63.76%

Severity of Sweating - excessive when taking Crestor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sweating - excessive0.00%0.00%60.00%40.00%

How people recovered from Sweating - excessive ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (136 people, 21.48%)
  2. Hypertension (60 people, 9.48%)
  3. Hypercholesterolaemia (44 people, 6.95%)
  4. Depression (36 people, 5.69%)
  5. Pain (29 people, 4.58%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (212 people, 33.49%)
  2. Plavix (98 people, 15.48%)
  3. Niaspan (85 people, 13.43%)
  4. Nexium (65 people, 10.27%)
  5. Toprol-xl (61 people, 9.64%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

Comments for this study:

AH (2 years ago):

Female 64-age Have been on Crestor 3 months and notice I sweat a lot. Even if I get in A/c I sweat. I take it at night before bed and mostly notice that am after waking up or during night. Sometimes though I still notice during day.
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