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Crestor Rhabdomyolysis Side Effects

Crestor Rhabdomyolysis Side Effect Reports


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

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Rhabdomyolysis, 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.



Erythema, Local Swelling, Feeling Hot, Pain, Abasia, Rhabdomyolysis, Myalgia

This Rhabdomyolysis side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from PT. A female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: hypercholesterolaemia,asthma. The patient was prescribed Crestor (dosage: NA), which was started on 2012. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Aerius
  • Singulair
  • Valette (Dienogest 2mg + Ethinyl Estradiol 0,03 Mg 1x/day)
When starting to take Crestor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Erythema
  • Local Swelling
  • Feeling Hot
  • Pain
  • Abasia
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Myalgia
These side effects may potentially be related to Crestor.
Gallbladder Disorder, Rhabdomyolysis, Malaise, Memory Impairment, Myalgia, Pain, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

This Rhabdomyolysis Crestor side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Jan 19, 2014. A male , 43 years of age, weighting 164.9 lb, was treated with Crestor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Gallbladder Disorder
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Malaise
  • Memory Impairment
  • Myalgia
  • Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
. Crestor dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Renal Failure Acute, Urinary Tract Infection, Rhabdomyolysis

This is a Crestor side effect report of a 82-year-old patient (weight:NA) from AT, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: coronary artery disease, who was treated with Crestor (dosage:NA, start time: Mar 14, 2012), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Rhabdomyolysis side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Rhabdomyolysis
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Crestor treatment in patients suffering from coronary artery disease, resulting in Rhabdomyolysis.

Pneumonia Aspiration, Dehydration, Renal Failure Acute, Disturbance In Attention, Hepatocellular Injury, Rhabdomyolysis

A 66-year-old patient (weight: NA) from FR with the following symptoms: NA started Crestor treatment (dosage: NA) on NS. Soon after starting Crestor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Pneumonia Aspiration
  • Dehydration
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Disturbance In Attention
  • Hepatocellular Injury
  • Rhabdomyolysis
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Kardegic
  • Cardensiel
  • Triatec
  • Inipomp
  • Zopiclone
  • Leponex
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Crestor side effects, such as Rhabdomyolysis.
Rhabdomyolysis, Gene Mutation

A female patient from CA was prescribed and started Crestor on Jan 15, 2014. Patient felt the following Crestor side effects: rhabdomyolysis, gene mutation Additional patient health information: Female , 54 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Crestor dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Stress Cardiomyopathy, Rhabdomyolysis

This report suggests a potential Crestor Rhabdomyolysis side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 73-year-old patient from JP (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): hypercholesterolaemia and used Crestor (dosage: NA) starting Nov 01, 2012. Soon after starting Crestor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Stress Cardiomyopathy
  • Rhabdomyolysis
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Actos
  • Seibule
  • Vasolan
  • Opalmon
  • Lorcam
  • Epadel
  • Amaryl
  • Pletaal
The patient was hospitalized. Although Crestor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Rhabdomyolysis, may still occur.
Renal Failure Acute, Rhabdomyolysis

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Dec 05, 2013 by a Female taking Crestor (dosage: NA) . Location: CA , 85 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Crestor side effects: renal failure acute, rhabdomyolysis. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Atacand
  • Hctz
  • Lopressor
  • Plavix
The patient was hospitalized.
Abasia, Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased, Hypertension, Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Muscle Spasms, Pain In Extremity, Rhabdomyolysis

This Rhabdomyolysis problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from CA. A 48-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS 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:
  • Abasia
  • Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased
  • Hypertension
  • Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased
  • Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Rhabdomyolysis
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Rhabdomyolysis, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Renal Impairment, Renal Failure, Rhabdomyolysis, Hepatic Function Abnormal, Hypothyroidism

This is a Crestor side effect report of a female patient (weight: NA) from NL. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: prophylaxis and was treated with Crestor (dosage: NA) starting 2013. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Ticagrelor
  • Ascal
  • Bisoprolol
  • Amlodipine
  • Losartan
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Renal Impairment
  • Renal Failure
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Hepatic Function Abnormal
  • Hypothyroidism
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Crestor could cause Rhabdomyolysis and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Dysphagia, Rhabdomyolysis, Asthenia, Myalgia

This Rhabdomyolysis side effect was reported by a physician from TW on Oct 22, 2013. A female patient from TW , 70 years of age, was treated with Crestor. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Crestor side effects: dysphagia, rhabdomyolysis, asthenia, myalgia. Crestor dosage: NA. The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Crestor.
Blood Potassium Increased, Renal Failure, Rhabdomyolysis

This Rhabdomyolysis side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 71-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased. The patient was prescribed Crestor (dosage: 1 Pill; Once Daily; Taken By Mouth), which was started on Dec 17, 2010. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Crestor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Blood Potassium Increased
  • Renal Failure
  • Rhabdomyolysis
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Crestor.
Renal Failure Acute, Rhabdomyolysis

This Rhabdomyolysis Crestor side effect was reported by a health professional from BE on Oct 14, 2013. A Female , weighting 176.4 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Crestor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Rhabdomyolysis
. Crestor dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Rhabdomyolysis, Renal Failure

This is a Crestor side effect report of a 76-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased, who was treated with Crestor (dosage:1pill, At Bedtime, Taken By Mouth, start time: Sep 06, 2013), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Rhabdomyolysis side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Renal Failure
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized and became disabled. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Crestor treatment in female patients suffering from blood cholesterol increased, resulting in Rhabdomyolysis.
Rhabdomyolysis, Renal Impairment

A 56-year-old patient (weight: NA) from IT with the following symptoms: hypercholesterolaemia started Crestor treatment (dosage: 20 Mg, Daily) on Aug 09, 2013. Soon after starting Crestor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Renal Impairment
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Targosid (800 Mg, Daily)
  • Meropenem (3000 Mg, Daily)
  • Isentress (800 Mg, Daily)
  • Reyataz (300 Mg, Daily)
  • Norvir (100 Mg, Daily)
  • Pantorc (40 Mg, 1x/day)
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Crestor side effects, such as Rhabdomyolysis.
Rhabdomyolysis

A female patient from US was prescribed and started Crestor on Oct 01, 2013. After Crestor was administered, patient encountered several Crestor side effects: rhabdomyolysis Additional patient health information: Female , 67 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Crestor dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Depakote
  • Asa
  • Hctz
  • Metformin
  • Vesicare
  • Hyzaar
The patient was hospitalized.
Rhabdomyolysis

This report suggests a potential Crestor Rhabdomyolysis side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 44-year-old patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): blood cholesterol increased and used Crestor (dosage: 1 Pill) starting Jul 08, 2013. Soon after starting Crestor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Rhabdomyolysis
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Atorvastatin (1 Pill)
Although Crestor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Rhabdomyolysis, may still occur.
Rhabdomyolysis

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Sep 12, 2013 by a Female taking Crestor (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 58 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Crestor side effects: rhabdomyolysis. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Zetia
  • Levothyroxine
  • Etodolac
  • Omeprazole
  • Fish Oils Pills
  • Loratadine
The patient was hospitalized and became disabled.
Rhabdomyolysis, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased

This Rhabdomyolysis problem was reported by a physician from US. A 83-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): coronary artery disease.On 2010 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:
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Alanine Aminotransferase Increased
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Rhabdomyolysis, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Rhabdomyolysis

This is a Crestor side effect report of a 42-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Crestor (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Rhabdomyolysis
This opens a possibility that Crestor could cause Rhabdomyolysis and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Erectile Dysfunction, Atrial Fibrillation, Intervertebral Disc Protrusion, Rhabdomyolysis, Myopathy, Hiatus Hernia, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease, Muscle Atrophy, Depression

This Rhabdomyolysis side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Aug 21, 2013. A patient from US , 77 years of age, weighting 160.9 lb, was treated with Crestor. Patient felt the following Crestor side effects: erectile dysfunction, atrial fibrillation, intervertebral disc protrusion, rhabdomyolysis, myopathy, hiatus hernia, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, muscle atrophy, depression. Crestor dosage: NA. The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Crestor.
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Crestor Rhabdomyolysis Causes and Reviews


Your muscles help you move and help your body work. Different types of muscles have different jobs. There are many problems that can affect muscles. Muscle disorders can cause weakness, pain or even paralysis.

Causes of muscle disorders include

  • Injury or overuse, such as sprains or strains, cramps or tendinitis
  • A genetic disorder, such as muscular dystrophy
  • Some cancers
  • Inflammation, such as myositis
  • Diseases of nerves that affect muscles
  • Infections
  • Certain medicines

Sometimes the cause is not known.


Crestor Rhabdomyolysis Reviews

Mon, 30 Apr 2012

after Crestor Ive developed oral lichen planus

Fri, 06 Apr 2012

my aunt been using Rosuvastatin(Crestor) she said she since shes taking it she feels difficulty walking. when she feels the side effects she stop taking it right away, shes been taking it for 8 months, around on the 3th month thats the time she feels that leg legs are getting weak.

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

Tue, 03 May 2011

I started taking Crestor last year - at age 38. my last week trip to my optometrist revealed that I'm suffering from cataract!! I did the research - apparently one of Crestor's side effects is the development of cataract.

Fri, 17 Sep 2010

I have been taking Crestor for awhile now and have experienced muscle aches and pains especially at night when sleeping to thepoint where it wakes me up. My doctor says its Arthritis pain but I wonder, do you get muscle pain with Arthritis. I thopught it was just the joints that were affected. I did stop taking Crestor for a couple months and finally went back on it because the pain subsided a little, but not that much. Lim so frustrated because I really don't know what I have. Can anybody help/

Wed, 19 Jan 2011

ON CRESTOR FOR ONLY DAYS GOT ITCHING JAUNDICE AND YELLOW URINE

Mon, 31 Oct 2011

I have had a cough which I think could be related to Crestor! also leg cramps,generally feeling tired,I have been taking Crestor for 1 year now I am 69

Tue, 19 Jan 2010
Will Crestor increase tintinitus discomfort?
Sun, 09 Nov 2008
knee arthralgia unexperienced prior to Crestor
Tue, 11 Nov 2008
About 40 min - an hour after taking Crestor I wake feeling shaky almost like I've had 5 or 6 cups of coffee. My muscles feel like they are quot;vibratingquot; for lack of a better word. Needless to say after the 3rd dose I had to stop taking it or just not sleep, EVER.
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