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Why take pravastatin at night

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

I have been taking pravastatin sodium 40mg for 6 years I take at night before bedtime and sometimes I wake up with a dry throat and now my hemroids are bothering me itching, bleeding I have try... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Prabhakar C Koregol MD

risk and memory problems. I have been on pravastatin but my Dr. wants me to take Lipitor. Would it be better to use a weaker statin like pravastatin? My cholesterol is 118 and my Dr. wants it lower. I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prabhakar C Koregol ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

Is there any negative drug reaction when taking Pravastatin and Methotrexate? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

I recently started taking Pravastatin Sodium, 40 mg, and it is causing pain and weakness in my left muscles in back of my knee. I suffered a knee fracture 20 years ago and suffered similar pain ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

and switched me to 40mg pravastatin . Same problem. Now on 10 mg pravastatin and starting to ache again. Is there anything else I can take besides statins to help me. I'm scared ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

I am currently taking pravastatin and my doctor recently put me on hydroxyzine hcl for night time itch, Can I take both medications before going to bed at night ? Are there any drug... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr. Sameer Maheshwari MD

I have been taking 1 pravastatin SOD TAB 20mg every night for several years. My recent reading ... work done early this week and it was all great. Asked my doctor if I can stop taking the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sameer Maheshwari ( Cardiologist)
Dr.     Ivan R. Rommstein MD

Yes, I just took my 1st dosage of Prevastatin last night and this afternoon after taking my .... Years ago I was allergic to Lisinopril....could I just not be able to take statins? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

Hi, I am taking pravastatin to clean out corraid arteries NO high cholesterol two nights my blood ... and this happens after I I take pravastatin!! Is this causing my problem !!! ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

I AM TAKING FENOFRBRATE 160MG AND METROPROLOL TARTRATE 25MG NOW. MY DOC. ALSO PRISCRIBED PRAVASTIN FOR CHOLESTEROL BUT I AM NOT TAKING IT. HERE S WHY 1. I CONSTANTLY EXPERIENCE SEVER MUSCLE CRAMPING... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Rovena Murati MD

Hello! Yes it is bad. Normal range for total cholesterol is under 200 mg/dl and for tryglicerides is under 150 mg/dl. As you can see you numbers are considered very high. You need treatment ,Statins group...

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi! Pravastatin is known to cause raised liver enzymes, jaundice, upper abdominal pain Kindly consult your doctor to change your medication for high cholesterol.

Dr.   Eris Ranxha MD

you should change your diete, Methyl Cellulose can be used but better wait for statin effects