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 57,806 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 has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 60,097 Crestor users)
Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 20,305 Weight loss patients)
On Mar, 14, 2015: 57,806 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 146 people (0.25%) have Weight Loss.
Time on Crestor when people have Weight loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight loss||25.00%||25.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Crestor * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.98%||1.96%||22.55%||38.24%||36.27% |
Severity of Weight loss when taking Crestor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight loss||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (24 people, 16.44%)
- Metastases to bone (16 people, 10.96%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (15 people, 10.27%)
- Anxiety (14 people, 9.59%)
- Diabetes mellitus (13 people, 8.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (46 people, 31.51%)
- Lasix (36 people, 24.66%)
- Seroquel (29 people, 19.86%)
- Zometa (27 people, 18.49%)
- Toprol-xl (26 people, 17.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Prednisone, Nicorette, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide, Adderall 10, Adderall Xr 25, Crestor, Pristiq for a 59-year old woman with Upper Respiratory Tract Infection, Stop Smoking, Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled, Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Depression. The patient has Pain - Tooth Or Teeth
- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Onglyza, Crestor, Farxiga for a 64-year old man with Diabetes, Lower Cholesterol. The patient has Swelling, Pain In Jaw, Nasal Congestion
- A study of side effects of Crestor for a 58-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Frequent Headaches (pain in head), Low Blood Pressure (abnormally low blood pressure)
- A study of drug interactions between Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Losartan Potassium, Pravastatin Sodium, Venlafaxine Hydrochloride for a 60-year old woman with Pain, High Blood Pressure, High Blood Cholesterol, Depression. The patient has Obesity, Thirst - Excessive
- A study of drug interactions between Prempro, Topamax for a 36-year old woman with Hormone Level Abnormal, Migraine. The patient has Weight Loss
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