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Review: could Crestor cause Weight loss?





Summary: Weight loss is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression.

We study 57,750 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 146 have Weight loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss and more.

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Crestor

Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (view latest outcomes from 60,032 users)

Weight loss

Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Weight loss 16,911 patients)

On Dec, 13, 2014: 57,750 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 146 people (0.25%) have Weight Loss.

Trend of Weight loss in Crestor reports

Time on Crestor when people have Weight loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight loss25.00%25.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Crestor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight loss0.00%0.00%0.00%0.98%1.96%22.55%38.24%36.27%

Severity of Weight loss when taking Crestor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight loss0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Weight loss ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (24 people, 16.44%)
  2. Metastases to bone (16 people, 10.96%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (15 people, 10.27%)
  4. Anxiety (14 people, 9.59%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (13 people, 8.90%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (46 people, 31.51%)
  2. Lasix (36 people, 24.66%)
  3. Seroquel (29 people, 19.86%)
  4. Zometa (27 people, 18.49%)
  5. Toprol-xl (26 people, 17.81%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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