Review: could Crestor cause Weight gain - unintentional (Weight increased)?
Summary: Weight gain - unintentional 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 Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol.
We study 57,824 people who have side effects while taking Crestor from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,066 have Weight gain - unintentional. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain - unintentional and more.
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Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 60,110 Crestor users)
Weight gain - unintentional
Weight gain - unintentional has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 76,697 Weight gain - unintentional patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 57,806 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor. Among them, 1,066 people (1.84%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional.
Time on Crestor when people have Weight gain - unintentional * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight gain - unintentional||15.38%||37.50%||12.50%||8.65%||19.23%||5.77%||0.96% |
Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Crestor * :
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.10%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.00%||14.67%||30.58%||51.65% |
Severity of Weight gain - unintentional when taking Crestor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain - unintentional||2.78%||55.56%||27.78%||13.89% |
How people recovered from Weight gain - unintentional ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain - unintentional||11.11%||0.00%||88.89% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (243 people, 22.80%)
- Hypertension (129 people, 12.10%)
- Depression (106 people, 9.94%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (82 people, 7.69%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (75 people, 7.04%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (212 people, 19.89%)
- Nexium (125 people, 11.73%)
- Metformin hcl (111 people, 10.41%)
- Furosemide (102 people, 9.57%)
- Lipitor (100 people, 9.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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