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Review: could Crestor cause Thin blood (Thrombocytopenia )?

We study 57,716 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 299 have Thin blood. Find out below who they are, when they have Thin blood and more.

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Crestor

Crestor (latest outcomes from 60,003 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Thin blood

Thin blood (latest reports from 236,999 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 57,716 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 288 people (0.50%) have Thin Blood.

Trend of Thin blood in Crestor reports

Time on Crestor when people have Thin blood * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Thin blood22.45%36.73%4.08%18.37%16.33%0.00%2.04%

Age of people who have Thin blood when taking Crestor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Thin blood1.90%0.00%0.00%0.76%0.76%6.84%13.69%76.05%

Severity of Thin blood when taking Crestor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Thin blood0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Thin blood ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (37 people, 12.85%)
  2. Hypercholesterolaemia (25 people, 8.68%)
  3. Hyperlipidaemia (21 people, 7.29%)
  4. Blood cholesterol increased (20 people, 6.94%)
  5. Prostate cancer (17 people, 5.90%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (85 people, 29.51%)
  2. Allopurinol (40 people, 13.89%)
  3. Atenolol (39 people, 13.54%)
  4. Lasix (31 people, 10.76%)
  5. Diovan (26 people, 9.03%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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