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Posted 17 Feb 2013 by • 2 answers
Posted 30 Jan 2012 by • 1 answer
My doc switched me to sim when he found my cholesterol was still high.
Posted 2 Jul 2013 by • 5 answers
I have now taken 4 different statins, simvastatin, pravastatin, lovastatin and atorvastatin. They all caused me muscle and joint soreness, my hands ache so bad and I seem to have lost some strength in them. When I stopped the statins there was great improvement! Will all statins do this for me or ...
Posted 4 days ago by • 1 answer
Posted 10 Oct 2010 by • 1 answer
I was taking 10mg of Crestor PO daily. I recently switched to Pravastatin and the MD ordered 40mg PO daily. I was wondering if Pravastatin is really that much less potent and is this the bottom dose?
Posted 8 Jul 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 29 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
I fear that my memory and cognitive functions have taken a nosedive since taking Prevestatin.
Posted 8 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
... having nose infections. Does any one else has this problem? He had tried other statins too. Unfortunately he had some kind of side affect with them. Any suggestions about what can be done?
Posted 31 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
I read a lot up on the pravastatin because my legs always hurting me there feel swollen and my knees hurt I hate you in the morning because it hurts so bad and we discontinued it and it's only been like five days but it seems like my legs are getting anyone can antone tell me how long it takes ...
Posted 5 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
My doctor was unaware of this (I think he's a very good and conscientious doctor), and couldn't find a reference to it in a computer trawl. I'm 69 and 10 months, and otherwise using the drug happily.
Posted 2 Aug 2014 by • 1 answer
My husband was prescribed Pravastatin 20 mg at first for high cholesterol. He seemed to do alright with that. He was also prescribed wellbutron 300mg once a day to help quit smoking. This was three years ago. After one and a half years his dr. changed his dosage of pravastatin to 40mg. After a few ...
Posted 19 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 14 Jan 2014 by • 1 answer
Pravastatin is no longer on the $4 drug list of any pharmacy. why? Is there anywhere I can get this drug cheaply?
Posted 30 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
the hospital put her on 40 mg of pravastatin but forgot to give us the new script. Called hospital and they said to take the simvastatin. Doesn't make sense why not just tell us to have her resume simvastatin?
Posted 15 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
... last 6-7 years. Each time after 6 months to a year there are muscle and joint problems and moodiness Currently on pravastatin for the past two years and same side effects however moodiness has gone to anger
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- Pravastatin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Pravastatin (detailed)