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Review: Pravastatin and Grapefruit

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Pravastatin and Grapefruit. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Pravastatin sodium (what 9,252 Pravastatin Sodium users reported?) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is used in high blood cholesterol.

Grapefruit (what 82 Grapefruit users reported?) has active ingredients of grapefruit.

On Aug, 16, 2014: 1 people who take Pravastatin Sodium, Grapefruit is studied

Pravastatin Sodium, Grapefruit outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Pravastatin Sodium (pravastatin sodium)
- Grapefruit (grapefruit)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Pravastatin Sodium is effectiven/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/a
Grapefruit is effectiven/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

n/a

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Pravastatin Sodium is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a
Grapefruit is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

n/a

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Pravastatin Sodium is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/a
Grapefruit is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/a

Most common drug interactions by age * :

n/a

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Pravastatin Sodium (pravastatin sodium) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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