Crestor and Gout - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data
Gout is found among people who take Crestor, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months.
The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Crestor and have Gout. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 134,298 people who have side effects when taking Crestor from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.
Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.
134,298 people reported to have side effects when taking Crestor.
Among them, 462 people (0.34%) have Gout.
What is Crestor?
Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. eHealthMe is studying from 140,335 Crestor users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.
What is Gout?
Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body) is found to be associated with 2,035 drugs and 1,291 conditions by eHealthMe.
Number of Crestor and Gout reports submitted per year:
Time on Crestor when people have Gout *:
Gender of people who have Gout when taking Crestor*:
Age of people who have Gout when taking Crestor *:
Common drugs people take besides Crestor *:
Common side effects people have besides Gout *:
Common conditions people have *:
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
Do you take Crestor and have Gout?Check whether Gout is associated with a drug or a condition
How to use the study?
You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
How severe was Gout and when was it recovered:
Expand to all the drugs that have ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium:
- Gout and drugs with ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium (542 reports)
Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of Crestor:
- Crestor (140,335 reports)
Common Crestor side effects:
- Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 7,832 reports
- Weakness: 7,259 reports
- Pain: 6,370 reports
- Muscle aches (muscle pain): 6,308 reports
- Diarrhea: 6,060 reports
- Drug ineffective: 5,926 reports
- Dizziness: 5,834 reports
- Breathing difficulty: 5,789 reports
Browse all side effects of Crestor:a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Gout treatments and more:
- Gout (48,036 reports)
COVID vaccines that are related to Gout:
- Gout in Moderna COVID Vaccine
- Gout in Pfizer BioNTech Covid Vaccine
- Gout in Johnson and Johnson Covid Vaccine
Common drugs associated with Gout:
- Allopurinol: 2,472 reports
- Lopurin: 2,472 reports
- Aspirin: 1,681 reports
- Prednisone: 1,433 reports
- Furosemide: 1,221 reports
- Lisinopril: 968 reports
- Lasix: 951 reports
- Amlodipine: 868 reports
- Metformin: 857 reports
- Colchicine: 812 reports
All the drugs that are associated with Gout:
- Gout (2,035 drugs)
Common conditions associated with Gout:
- High blood pressure: 1,576 reports
- Rheumatoid arthritis: 994 reports
- High blood cholesterol: 921 reports
- Multiple myeloma: 832 reports
- Primary pulmonary hypertension: 787 reports
- Pain: 650 reports
All the conditions that are associated with Gout:
- Gout (1,291 conditions)
How the study uses the data?
The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on rosuvastatin calcium (the active ingredients of Crestor) and Crestor (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.
Who is eHealthMe?
With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).
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