Crestor Dizziness Side Effect Reports


The following Crestor Dizziness side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Dizziness, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Crestor or it might take time to develop.


Dizziness, Malaise, Stress, Nausea

This Dizziness side effect was reported by a physician from US. A 68-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: high density lipoprotein increased,blood cholesterol abnormal. The patient was prescribed Crestor (dosage: NA), which was started on Oct 22, 2013. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Crestor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Dizziness
  • Malaise
  • Stress
  • Nausea
These side effects may potentially be related to Crestor.
Myocardial Infarction, Thrombosis, Dizziness, Arthropathy

This Dizziness Crestor side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Jan 22, 2014. A Female , 73 years of age, weighting 198.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Crestor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Thrombosis
  • Dizziness
  • Arthropathy
. Crestor dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Hernia, Abdominal Pain Upper, Myalgia, Diarrhoea, Hepatic Enzyme Increased, Dizziness, Heart Rate Increased

This is a Crestor side effect report of a 68-year-old patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol abnormal,gastrooesophageal reflux disease, who was treated with Crestor (dosage:NA, start time: 201211), combined with:
  • Nexium
  • Nexium (Every Other Day)
  • Synthroid
  • Lavalos (2 Hs)
  • Otc Fiber
  • B12
, and developed a serious reaction and a Dizziness side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain Upper
  • Myalgia
  • Diarrhoea
  • Hepatic Enzyme Increased
  • Dizziness
  • Heart Rate Increased
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Crestor treatment in patients suffering from blood cholesterol abnormal,gastrooesophageal reflux disease, resulting in Dizziness.
Tendon Rupture, Joint Dislocation, Tendon Disorder, Headache, Dizziness, Balance Disorder, Strabismus, Poisoning, Finger Deformity

A 81-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: blood cholesterol increased,tendon pain,myalgia started Crestor treatment (dosage: NA) on 2002. Soon after starting Crestor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Tendon Rupture
  • Joint Dislocation
  • Tendon Disorder
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Balance Disorder
  • Strabismus
  • Poisoning
  • Finger Deformity
. Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Crestor side effects, such as Dizziness.
Myocardial Infarction, Device Occlusion, Dyspnoea, Headache, Dizziness

A patient from BR was prescribed and started Crestor on Nov 22, 2013. Patient felt the following Crestor side effects: myocardial infarction, device occlusion, dyspnoea, headache, dizziness Additional patient health information: male , 61 years of age, weighting 209.4 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Crestor dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Brilinta
  • Divelol (Two Times A Day)
  • Renitec (Two Times A Day)
  • Sustrate (Two Times A Day)
  • Asa (After Meals)
The patient was hospitalized.
Cognitive Disorder, Vision Blurred, Dizziness, Hypertension

This report suggests a potential Crestor Dizziness side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 72-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): blood cholesterol increased and used Crestor (dosage: NA) starting 201301. Soon after starting Crestor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Cognitive Disorder
  • Vision Blurred
  • Dizziness
  • Hypertension
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Crestor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Dizziness, may still occur.
Hyperhidrosis, Vomiting, Dizziness, Asthenia, Presyncope, Abasia, Dysstasia

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Oct 22, 2013 by a male taking Crestor (dosage: 1/2 Tablet Once Daily Taken By Mouth) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 45 years of age, weighting 215.0 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Crestor side effects: hyperhidrosis, vomiting, dizziness, asthenia, presyncope, abasia, dysstasia. Additional medications/treatments: The patient was hospitalized.
Dizziness, Headache, Nausea, Amnesia, Memory Impairment, Insomnia

This Dizziness problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 55-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): blood cholesterol abnormal.On Jun 23, 2013 a consumer started treatment with Crestor (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Crestor, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Amnesia
  • Memory Impairment
  • Insomnia
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Dizziness, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Prostate Cancer, Constipation, Dizziness

This is a Crestor side effect report of a 88-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol decreased and was treated with Crestor (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Dizziness
This opens a possibility that Crestor could cause Dizziness and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Fall, Vomiting, Nausea, Dizziness, Abnormal Behaviour, Nightmare, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

This Dizziness side effect was reported by a physician from FR on Aug 12, 2013. A female patient from FR , 29 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Crestor. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Crestor side effects: fall, vomiting, nausea, dizziness, abnormal behaviour, nightmare, type 2 diabetes mellitus. Crestor dosage: NA. These side effects may potentially be related to Crestor.
Heart Rate Decreased, Extrasystoles, Dizziness

This Dizziness side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 69-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Crestor (dosage: NA), which was started on 201307. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Toprol Xl
  • Toprol Xl
  • Metoprolol Succinate (watson)
  • Ace Inhibitor
When starting to take Crestor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Heart Rate Decreased
  • Extrasystoles
  • Dizziness
These side effects may potentially be related to Crestor.
Angina Pectoris, Viral Infection, Fall, Rib Fracture, Coronary Artery Occlusion, Dyspepsia, Decreased Appetite, Dizziness

This Dizziness Crestor side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from BR on Oct 10, 2013. A Female , 81 years of age, weighting 143.3 lb, was treated with Crestor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Angina Pectoris
  • Viral Infection
  • Fall
  • Rib Fracture
  • Coronary Artery Occlusion
  • Dyspepsia
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Dizziness
. Crestor dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Onglyza
  • Brilinta
  • Metformin
  • Aspirina Prevent
  • Monocordil
The patient was hospitalized.
Coronary Artery Occlusion, Malaise, Eructation, Dyspepsia, Gastrointestinal Motility Disorder, Disturbance In Attention, Arthritis, Dizziness, Nausea

This is a Crestor side effect report of a 82-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from AU, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: cardiac disorder, who was treated with Crestor (dosage:NA, start time: 201306), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Dizziness side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Coronary Artery Occlusion
  • Malaise
  • Eructation
  • Dyspepsia
  • Gastrointestinal Motility Disorder
  • Disturbance In Attention
  • Arthritis
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Crestor treatment in female patients suffering from cardiac disorder, resulting in Dizziness.
Coronary Artery Occlusion, Bronchopneumonia, Arthritis, Vascular Graft Occlusion, Dyspnoea, Dizziness, Flatulence, Frequent Bowel Movements, Hypoglycaemia

A 76-year-old patient (weight: NA) from BR with the following symptoms: NA started Crestor treatment (dosage: NA) on 2013. Soon after starting Crestor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Coronary Artery Occlusion
  • Bronchopneumonia
  • Arthritis
  • Vascular Graft Occlusion
  • Dyspnoea
  • Dizziness
  • Flatulence
  • Frequent Bowel Movements
  • Hypoglycaemia
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Brilinta
  • Cardizem
  • Diurix
  • Lasix (1 Tablet Morning And Half Tablet Afternoon)
  • Rapid Acting Insulin
  • Lantus
  • Humalog
  • Imosec
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Crestor side effects, such as Dizziness.
Convulsion, Dizziness, Yellow Skin, Asthenia, Confusional State, Malaise, Balance Disorder, Diarrhoea, Activities Of Daily Living Impaired

A patient from US was prescribed and started Crestor on Jun 11, 2013. After Crestor was administered, patient encountered several Crestor side effects: convulsion, dizziness, yellow skin, asthenia, confusional state, malaise, balance disorder, diarrhoea, activities of daily living impaired Additional patient health information: male , 39 years of age, weighting 175.0 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Crestor dosage: Split The 10mg Pill In Attempt To Consume 5mg. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Fall, Intraocular Haematoma, Head Injury, Dizziness, Musculoskeletal Pain

This report suggests a potential Crestor Dizziness side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 86-year-old female patient from BR (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): blood cholesterol increased and used Crestor (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Crestor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Fall
  • Intraocular Haematoma
  • Head Injury
  • Dizziness
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Crestor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Dizziness, may still occur.
Accidental Overdose, Hyperhidrosis, Faeces Discoloured, Asthenia, Dizziness

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on May 20, 2013 by a male taking Crestor (dosage: NA) . Location: US , 50 years of age, weighting 229.9 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Crestor side effects: accidental overdose, hyperhidrosis, faeces discoloured, asthenia, dizziness. Additional medications/treatments:
Asthenia, Blood Cholesterol Increased, Lethargy, Blood Triglycerides Increased, Nausea, Dizziness, Fatigue, Insomnia

This Dizziness problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): blood cholesterol abnormal.On 2012 a consumer started treatment with Crestor (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Crestor, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Asthenia
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased
  • Lethargy
  • Blood Triglycerides Increased
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Insomnia
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Dizziness, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Diplopia, Adverse Event, Vomiting, Dizziness, Nausea, Urticaria

This is a Crestor side effect report of a 67-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol abnormal,hypertension and was treated with Crestor (dosage: NA) starting Apr 01, 2013. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Metoprolol Extended Release
  • Pravastatin
  • Levthyroxine (Unk)
  • Amitriptyline
  • Losartin
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Diplopia
  • Adverse Event
  • Vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Urticaria
This opens a possibility that Crestor could cause Dizziness and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Renal Failure Acute, Rhabdomyolysis, Dizziness, Asthenia

This Dizziness side effect was reported by a pharmacist from US on Apr 12, 2013. A patient from US , 54 years of age, weighting 249.1 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Crestor. Patient felt the following Crestor side effects: renal failure acute, rhabdomyolysis, dizziness, asthenia. Crestor dosage: NA. The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Crestor.
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Crestor Dizziness Causes and Reviews


When you're dizzy, you may feel lightheaded or lose your balance. If you feel that the room is spinning, you have vertigo.

A sudden drop in blood pressure or being dehydrated can make you dizzy. Many people feel lightheaded if they get up too quickly from sitting or lying down.

Dizziness usually gets better by itself or is easily treated. However, it can be a symptom of other disorders. Medicines may cause Dizziness, or problems with your ear. Motion sickness can also make you dizzy. There are many other causes.

If you are dizzy often, you should see your health care provider to find the cause.


Crestor Dizziness Reviews

Sun, 01 Apr 2012

50 yr old
Have been taking creator for 3yrs at first 10mg for 2yrs and then 5mg lately have experienced severe constipation musle twitches in legs sciatica in left leg
Muscle weakness chest pain Dizziness
Had colonscpy done came back negative have been on all sorts of acid reflux tablets nothing helps
I will now stop Crestor and will let you all know the outcome by the way I have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes 4yrs ago

Sat, 27 Mar 2010
I experienced Dizziness that was very bad with vomiting and off balance after only taking the medication of 10 mgs for three days...scarey...
Thu, 13 May 2010
severe Dizziness with just 5 mg
Thu, 13 Jan 2011
Dizziness, cognitive disfunction..'fuzziness' and inability to focus and recall important information, flu-like symptoms including body aches and 'malais'.
Mon, 21 Feb 2011
I thought I was losing my mind on statins for years, Dr will NEVER admit it's the pills, I had daily nausea, Dizziness, anxiety, depression, muscle pain and weakness, heart palps, cognitive problems........every time I quit statins for awhile, symptoms would slowly subside,then I let my doc talk me into going back on and trying a "new" one. My cholesterol skyrecketted even on low fat for years..hereditary. Now I see many people here with the same issues, I know I'm not the only one
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