A 37-year-old member asked:
What is the side effect of pravastatin sodium?
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Cardiology 44 years experience
Well tolerated: The majority of people on pravatatin don't even know they're taking it. Occasionally there is generalized muscle aching which improves on a smaller dose. Nausea, headache, rash fatigue, dizziness and stomach pain are listed as side effects but i rarely see them. If you think it's causing a side effect, the protocol is to stop it till the symptom resolves and then restart it to see if it returns.
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Last updated May 12, 2018
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