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Crestor and loose stools

Premium Questions

Dr. Benard Shehu MD

I am 60 year old male that took Crestor for about 6 keeks and developed severe stomach pain. Stopped taking Crestor but have had bowel problems since this happened 9 months ago. Can no longer take ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Benard Shehu ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Is Lipitor used for the same purpose as Crestor? Since it has a generic, it is far more affordable for me than Crestor, but I need to know if it is comparable. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Salah Saad Shoman MD

I take a generic form of Crestor . I usually take it in the morning before breakfast. I did today as well around 8:30 am. I was getting ready to eat lunch, was talking on the phone and took another pill ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Salah Saad Shoman ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

Is resuvastatin exactly the same as Crestor .I have had no side effects with Crestor, but as soon as I started to take resuvastatin I have a bad headache and stomach problems. YYYY@YYYY ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Salah Saad Shoman MD

mg of Crestor as well as 40 mg of Rosuvastatin Calcium. Aren't these the same? Should I be taking 80 ... I should ask my primary why both. I read where Crestor also hinders diabetes treatment. Your opinion. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Salah Saad Shoman ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

I just passed a very loose stool that was black and looked like coffee grounds. I m currently .... It is 875mg. Plus I take 10 mg of Crestor, three times a week, and other prescribed drugs for A-fib.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

Hi, I started 10mg of Crestor two weeks ago. After a week, I started having very loose stools and a lot of foul flatulance. Is there any thing I can do about this? I am female, 69 yrs. no other meds ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Nupur K MD

loose and explosive. Currently on blood thinners - Xaralto and Crestor. I have high cholesterol (under ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nupur K ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Dipti Singh MD

lv had 2 back teeth loosen and simply fall out,,lm on crestor,,tiazac xc and metformin,,,my blood/sugar averages 5. to 6.5 and my blood pressure runs about 134/70,,l cant understand why why these teeth fell out ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dipti Singh ( Dentist)
Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

of wine and the crestor kicks in its like ive drunk 12! i loose my balance and get dizzy and have to crash ...have been taking 10mg crestor for past 12 months to lower cholesterole and im thinking i... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

crestor will not lead to thuis search for something else , may be a change in your dietary habit.

Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

Hi, It is safe to take ginger tea with crestor. There is no reason to get too worried about it. I wish you well.

Dr. Lilit Baghdasaryan MD

Dear Sir, You can take both medications together without worrying. There is no contraindication of using them together and there is no serious interaction between valdoxan and crestor Regards,