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Review: could Crestor cause Weight gain - unintentional (Weight increased)?

We study 57,716 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,064 have Weight gain - unintentional. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain - unintentional and more.

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Crestor

Crestor (latest outcomes from 60,003 users) has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Weight gain - unintentional

Weight gain - unintentional (latest reports from 528,152 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Oct, 28, 2014: 57,716 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 1,064 people (1.84%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional.

Trend of Weight gain - unintentional in Crestor reports

Time on Crestor when people have Weight gain - unintentional * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight gain - unintentional15.53%37.86%12.62%8.74%18.45%5.83%0.97%

Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Crestor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain - unintentional0.10%0.00%0.00%0.00%3.00%14.70%30.64%51.55%

Severity of Weight gain - unintentional when taking Crestor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight gain - unintentional2.94%52.94%29.41%14.71%

How people recovered from Weight gain - unintentional ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Weight gain - unintentional12.50%0.00%87.50%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (243 people, 22.84%)
  2. Hypertension (128 people, 12.03%)
  3. Depression (105 people, 9.87%)
  4. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (82 people, 7.71%)
  5. Hypercholesterolaemia (75 people, 7.05%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (212 people, 19.92%)
  2. Nexium (125 people, 11.75%)
  3. Metformin hcl (111 people, 10.43%)
  4. Furosemide (102 people, 9.59%)
  5. Lipitor (100 people, 9.40%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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