25 Jun 2012
Pravastatin is a prescription medication used for treating a number of conditions related to heart disease.
These uses include but are not limited to: Treatment of high cholesterol (hypercholesterolemia); treatment of high triglycerides in the blood & triglycerides are the main storage form of fat in the body. Prevention of heart disease and heart-related problems.
Raising blood sugar is not a listed side effect, maybe you would seek medical advice from the doc/pharmacist who prescribed the med.
Take care, best wishes!
- Pravastatin Information for Consumers
- Pravastatin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Pravastatin (detailed)
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