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  • Pravastatin Sodium
    2 Drugs classified under this active ingredient


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    Pravalip
    Unipharm
    RX
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    Pravalip

    Statin. Pravastatin Sodium 10, 20, 40 mg.
    TABS: 30 x 10 mg, 20 mg,
    40 mg. 10-40 mg dly at bedt.
    Response within 1-2 wks. Max. effect.
    4 wks. Elderly: Initiate at lower dose
    and monitor.
    Prim. prevent. coron. events: In
    hypercholest. pts. to reduce risks of M.I.
    revascularizat. and deaths due to CV
    causes with no incr. in deaths from non-CV
    causes. Second. prevent. CV events: In
    hypercholesterolem. pts. incl. prior M.I. to
    slow the progress. of coron. atheroscleros.
    and reduce the risk of acute coron. events.
    In pts. with prev. M.I. to reduce the risk of
    recur. M.I., risk of myocard. revasc. proced.,
    reduce the risk of stroke or transient
    ischem. attacks. In hypercholesterolem.
    and mixed dyslipidem. (Frederickson types
    lla and llb): As adjunct to diet to reduce
    elevat. total cholesterol, LDL - cholesterol
    and triglyceride levels.

    Pravastatin Teva
    Teva
    RX
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    Pravastatin Teva

    Statin. Pravastatin Sodium 10, 20, 40 mg.
    TAB: 30 x 10 mg, 20 mg,
    40 mg. Usual dosage range: 10-40
    mg dly at bedt. Dose response effect is
    apparent within 1-2 wks; Max. effect: 4
    wks. Perform periodic lipid determ. at
    intervals of not less than 4 wks. and
    adjust dosage. Not to be used under 18
    yrs of age. Elderly and pts. with hepat.
    or ren. impair: Initiate tmt. at the lower
    dosage range and monitor pts.
    Prim. prevent. coron. events: In
    hypercholest. pts. to reduce risks of M.I..
    revascularizat. and deaths due to CV causes
    with no incr. in deaths from non-CV causes.
    Second. prevent. CV events: In
    hypercholesterolem. pts. incl. prior M.I. to
    slow the progress. of coron. atheroscleros.
    and reduce the risk of acute coron. events.
    In pts. with prev. M.I. to reduce the risk of recur. M.I., risk of myocard. revasc. proced.,
    reduce the risk of stroke or transient ischem.
    attacks. In hypercholesterolem. and mixed
    dyslipidem. (Frederickson types lla and llb):
    As adjunct to diet to reduce elevat. total
    cholesterol, LDL - cholesterol and
    triglyceride levels.
    C/I: Known hypersens. to any ingred.,
    pregn., lact.; active liver dis. or
    unexplained, persistent elevat. in liver
    funct. tests.

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