Crestor and Vascular dementia - from FDA reports
Vascular dementia 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 Nexium, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Vascular dementia with Crestor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 93,024 people who have side effects when taking Crestor from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 04, 2017
93,024 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 213 people (0.23%) have Vascular Dementia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Crestor when people have Vascular Dementia *:
- < 1 month: 22.22 %
- 1 - 6 months: 44.44 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 11.11 %
- 10+ years: 11.11 %
Gender of people who have Vascular Dementia when taking Crestor *:
- female: 57.97 %
- male: 42.03 %
Age of people who have Vascular Dementia when taking Crestor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.6 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 2.41 %
- 50-59: 3.61 %
- 60+: 93.37 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (38 people, 17.84%)
- High Blood Pressure (23 people, 10.80%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (16 people, 7.51%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (14 people, 6.57%)
- Pain (9 people, 4.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nexium (38 people, 17.84%)
- Plavix (29 people, 13.62%)
- Lisinopril (24 people, 11.27%)
- Atenolol (22 people, 10.33%)
- Lasix (18 people, 8.45%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Memory Loss (51 people, 23.94%)
- Fall (43 people, 20.19%)
- Stroke (31 people, 14.55%)
- Head Injury (27 people, 12.68%)
- Confusional State (24 people, 11.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Vascular dementia when taking Crestor?
Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Crestor 97,846 users)
Vascular dementia (vascular dementia is a general term describing problems with reasoning, planning, judgment, memory and other thought) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 19,499 Vascular dementia patients).
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