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How effective is Pravastatin sodium for Cholesterol (High Blood Cholesterol)?

Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 3.4/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Pravastatin sodium (pravastatin sodium) is for Cholesterol. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 812 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Pravastatin sodium

Pravastatin sodium (latest outcomes from 9,277 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Trend of pravastatin sodium reports

Cholesterol

Cholesterol (latest reports from 450,084 patients) can be treated by Simvastatin, Lipitor, Crestor, Pravastatin Sodium, Zocor, Atorvastatin Calcium.

On Nov, 23, 2014: 812 people are studied for taking Pravastatin sodium in Cholesterol




Pravastatin sodium effectiveness for Cholesterol


Long term Pravastatin sodium effectiveness for Cholesterol

Pravastatin sodium effectiveness for Cholesterol (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall2013433826357
Long term
(1+ years)
35623018442

Gender of people who take Pravastatin sodium for Cholesterol * :

FemaleMale
Cholesterol51.11%48.89%

Age of people who take Pravastatin sodium for Cholesterol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cholesterol0.00%0.00%0.12%0.86%6.90%16.01%28.69%47.41%

Who find Pravastatin sodium more effective for Cholesterol?

Gender of people who find Pravastatin sodium more effective * :

FemaleMale
Cholesterol50.00%50.00%

Age of people who find Pravastatin sodium more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cholesterol0.00%0.00%0.31%1.25%8.44%13.12%27.19%49.69%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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    (Asked by a 53 year old woman who has High Cholesterol And Blood Clots, and takes Pravastatin, Xarelto)
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