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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of pravastatin Oral.

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Condition: High Cholesterol
7/24/2008 8:29:59 AM

Reviewer: enandrew18, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking this medication for years. At one point due to insurance pressure, my doctor switch me to Lipitor which I took for several years which resulted in severe muscle pain. My cardiologist switched me back to Pravastine and the muscle problem was greatly reduced.

Condition: High Cholesterol
7/19/2008 6:57:55 PM

Reviewer: djm, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I developed pain in my chest radiating up my jaws much like heart attack symtoms. Ended up in ER then a stress test which proved my heart was excellant. I discontinued with Doctor's approval. No more pain. It's taken over two months for the jaw pain to moderate.

Condition: High Cholesterol
6/26/2008 10:10:14 AM

Reviewer: Timo, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Do not know if it helped cholesterol. In 21 days on med, experience totally disruptive sleep; terrible nightmares; 3 episodes of sleep walk w/no prior history--2 BAD falls; and at end felt joint pain of RA flaring.

Condition: High Cholesterol
4/25/2008 4:36:57 PM

Reviewer: stanbabe, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
muscle weakness muscle pain

Condition: High Cholesterol
4/24/2008 2:10:59 AM

Reviewer: lori, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have pain in neck /shoulder/back left hand is cold and a little numb, with lots of headaches. going to stop taking it.

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