Month: October 2013

Lawsuit Update: The latest on Crestor

According to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Crestor, known generically as rosuvastatin, is associated with a low incidence of rhabdomyolysis (severe muscle damage) and various forms of kidney failure. Crestor belongs to the statin class of medications and…

Crestor side effects may include cataracts

A new study suggests Crestor and other statin side effects could include an increased risk of cataracts. Crestor side effects reportedly include an increased risk of diabetes and rhabdoymylosis. The study was published in the journal JAMA Ophthalmology (9/19/13) and…