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Crestor lawsuits still percolating

Not that Americans could be accused of popping any medication like candy. But there are times when consumers have become so desensitized to medications, that popping a pill such as an aspirin or a statin to rein in bad cholesterol…

New drug could help Crestor-intolerant patients

A new drug that just received FDA approval about three weeks ago, could be a game changer for some high-cholesterol patients.  You’ve heard the names Lipitor and Crestor.  Statins that lower cholesterol.  But about 15% of patients find themselves statin-intolerant. …

Is Crestor linked to aggression?

When people start taking Crestor, they likely watch for some of the reported Crestor side effects that affect them physically. Not many people think to watch for emotional side effects linked to medications. But a recently published study suggests statins…

More Crestor side effects on the horizon?

A new study suggests that Crestor side effects and the side effects of other statin drugs may include an increased risk of developing cataracts. Crestor and other statins have been previously linked to an increased risk of necrotizing myopathy and…