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Review: could Crestor cause Tinnitus?

We study 57,685 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 244 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.

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Crestor

Crestor (latest outcomes from 59,979 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Tinnitus

Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 115,123 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.

On Sep, 14, 2014: 57,685 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 245 people (0.42%) have Tinnitus.

Trend of Tinnitus in Crestor reports

Time on Crestor when people have Tinnitus * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Tinnitus18.33%21.67%16.67%10.00%13.33%20.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Crestor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tinnitus0.00%0.00%0.00%0.85%1.27%8.47%38.14%51.27%

Severity of Tinnitus when taking Crestor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Tinnitus0.00%45.45%42.42%12.12%

How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Tinnitus11.11%5.56%83.33%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (99 people, 40.41%)
  2. Hypertension (33 people, 13.47%)
  3. Hypercholesterolaemia (16 people, 6.53%)
  4. High blood cholesterol (12 people, 4.90%)
  5. Depression (12 people, 4.90%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (65 people, 26.53%)
  2. Plavix (31 people, 12.65%)
  3. Nexium (29 people, 11.84%)
  4. Toprol-xl (28 people, 11.43%)
  5. Lisinopril (22 people, 8.98%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • Since the tbi I would have ringing every so often. Then recently it was almost all day. Had back pain and they started me med Pak cortisone. Have been on it before. Ring started.. Also on celebrex for pain. Allergic to asprin, Motrin and all NSAD meds. Stopped celebrex. Ringing stopped. Since I did not start with. 4 cortisone the first day instead of the 6 the pain reappeared. Wanted me to repeat starting with six. Ring started 12 hrs latter.

    Reply

  • From this study (6 months ago):

  • History of Vitamin D deficiency, high cholesterol, high triglycerides, kidney stones, hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, pituitary cyst, hypogodasm

    Reply

  • From this study (6 months ago):

  • History of Vitamin D deficiency, high cholesterol, high triglycerides, kidney stones, hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, pituitary cyst, hypogodasim

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