Crestor and Weight loss - from FDA reports
Weight loss is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Weight loss 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 Apr, 22, 2017
93,024 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 240 people (0.26%) have Weight Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Crestor when people have Weight Loss *:
- < 1 month: 9.09 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.27 %
- 6 - 12 months: 45.45 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 9.09 %
- 5 - 10 years: 9.09 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Weight Loss when taking Crestor *:
- female: 61.11 %
- male: 38.89 %
Age of people who have Weight Loss when taking Crestor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.72 %
- 30-39: 2.3 %
- 40-49: 20.11 %
- 50-59: 32.18 %
- 60+: 43.68 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (60 people, 25.00%)
- Depression (26 people, 10.83%)
- High Blood Pressure (24 people, 10.00%)
- Pain (19 people, 7.92%)
- Metastases To Bone (19 people, 7.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (53 people, 22.08%)
- Lasix (45 people, 18.75%)
- Lipitor (40 people, 16.67%)
- Plavix (39 people, 16.25%)
- Nexium (37 people, 15.42%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (92 people, 38.33%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (71 people, 29.58%)
- Breathing Difficulty (65 people, 27.08%)
- Stress And Anxiety (62 people, 25.83%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (58 people, 24.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Weight loss 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)
Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 29,430 Weight loss patients).
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