Crestor and Thin blood - from FDA reports
Thin blood is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 88,125 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA. Among them, 952 have Thin blood. Find out below who they are, when they have Thin blood and more.
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Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Crestor 92,838 users)
Thin blood has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, preventive health care, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 135,178 Thin blood patients).
On Feb, 18, 2017
88,125 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 952 people (1.08%) have Thin Blood
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Crestor when people have Thin Blood *:
- < 1 month: 19.05 %
- 1 - 6 months: 39.68 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.73 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.32 %
- 2 - 5 years: 15.08 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.76 %
- 10+ years: 2.38 %
Gender of people who have Thin Blood when taking Crestor *:
- female: 42.97 %
- male: 57.03 %
Age of people who have Thin Blood when taking Crestor *:
- 0-1: 0.62 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.5 %
- 20-29: 0.62 %
- 30-39: 1.49 %
- 40-49: 5.45 %
- 50-59: 15.47 %
- 60+: 75.87 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (148 people, 15.55%)
- High Blood Pressure (140 people, 14.71%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (84 people, 8.82%)
- Multiple Myeloma (80 people, 8.40%)
- Preventive Health Care (45 people, 4.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (134 people, 14.08%)
- Plavix (105 people, 11.03%)
- Lasix (93 people, 9.77%)
- Revlimid (86 people, 9.03%)
- Nexium (77 people, 8.09%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Anaemia (157 people, 16.49%)
- Fatigue (109 people, 11.45%)
- Nausea (95 people, 9.98%)
- Fever (88 people, 9.24%)
- Weakness (83 people, 8.72%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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