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Posted 1 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 24 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
... remaining pill. Is it still effective if I drink additional water to swallow what part of the pill that has dissolved?
Posted 2 Mar 2010 by • 3 answers
I was told that when I take my pravastatin that I should not eat grapefruit? Why not?
Posted 20 Nov 2015 by • 0 answers
I vaguely remember and maybe I imagined it but I think the nurse said the number 202. My sister says that's a high dose to be started on so the doctor must be concerned. I have one stent. Any thoughts? I just started this drug a week ago. Thank-you in advance.
Posted 27 Dec 2014 by • 1 answer
... walking. Have anyone experienced this. Along with memory loss
Pravachol - My doctor recently prescribed pravastatin 20mg for me - I was taking atorvastatin but I?
Posted 3 Jul 2014 by • 2 answers
... ended up with horrible muscle pain from feet to head. Pain ebbed when atorvastatin was withdrawn. So far I have had a little extra pain in my lower back and hips but it's hard to determine if the statin drug is doing it because I have a lot of disc problems in lower back and bursitis in ...
Posted 2 Nov 2013 by • 1 answer
I have been using Crestor 10 mg for at least 7 years. My doctor has changed my medication to a Generic statin, Pravachol 20 mg. This change was not due to a change in my medical history, it was to save my expenses to go to a Generic drug. Are theses 2 drugs compatible? Should I expect any unusual ...
Posted 3 Nov 2011 by • 1 answer
I have been on various cholesterolmeds and they are fine for about three months and then the horrible muscle pain in my legs start. This really affects my sleep and ability to exercise.
Posted 17 Sep 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 10 Jul 2013 by • 1 answer
have taken pravachol for cholesterol 25 years and seems like I have been depressed most of time. is there a best method to withdraw from this statin med
Posted 28 Aug 2012 by • 1 answer
I was on Pravachol with no heartburn but have been on atorovastatin about 3 weeks and now have heartburn
Posted 15 May 2012 by • 3 answers
... blood tests like coumadin, my mom is 88 yrs old and she has trouble with the weekly blood tests and she cannot take pradaxa due to a chronic wound.
Posted 5 Jul 2012 by • 1 answer
This question is because I feel sick when I took the simvastatine, and my doctor changed by pravastatine.
Posted 16 Feb 2012 by • 1 answer
Posted 25 Jul 2011 by • 1 answer
Sleep Disorders - iam taking provochol(spelling) for high colestrol(spelling sorry) does it matter when i take this? do you take it in the morning, afternoon, or evening or bedtime. i take it in the morning is that ok? can this cause a sleep problem if i was to take it at bedtime?
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