(The drug I'm speaking of is Pravastatin)
4 Nov 2009
I do not know why your blood sugar levels fall when you take Pravastatin. Are you diabetic? Mention this to your doctor at your next visit.
Most statins (eg pravastatin) should be taken near bedtime as cholesterol consumption by the liver is highest during sleep.
- Pravastatin Information for Consumers
- Pravastatin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Pravastatin (detailed)
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