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Review: Pravastatin and Grapefruit

Summary: drug interactions are reported only by a few people who take Pravastatin and Grapefruit together.

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 (latest outcomes from 9,278 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Trend of pravastatin sodium reports

Grapefruit (latest outcomes from 85 users) has active ingredients of grapefruit.

Trend of grapefruit reports

On Oct, 28, 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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- support group for people who take Pravastatin and Grapefruit
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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • Has anyone had side affects and/or drug interactions from xarelto and prevastatin?
    (Asked by a 53 year old woman who has High Cholesterol And Blood Clots, and takes Pravastatin, Xarelto)
    I currently take xarelto after a bout of multiple blood clots in both lungs...I have just been diagnosed with high cholesterol and dr wants me to take prevastatin and I'm concerned about side affects and/or drug interactions

  • Does anyone else have trouble getting to sleep since beginning to take brilinta?
    (Asked by a 76 year old woman who has Initial Insomnia, and takes Vitamin D, Vitamin B12, CoQ10, Aspirin, Brilinta, Omeprazole, Pravastatin Sodium, Tekturna)
    Am trying to figure out just why, since stent insertion, I have developed insomnia which keeps me from getting to sleep at night. Brilinta is the only new drug I am taking.I am very sleepy, falling asleep in my chair while watching TV, but wide awake when I go to bed and staying awake until two or t ...

  • Can stopping coumadin cause the heart rate to increase?
    (Asked by a 96 year old man who has Atrial Fibrillation, and takes Paxil, Lasix, Pravastatin Sodium, Aspirin, Metoprolol Tartrate)
    After stoppage of coumadin, the patient was started on Eliquis and after administration of one dose, the heart rate increased from the 70's to 120 plus. Could the increased heart rate be caused by the stoppage of coumadin?

  • Does xarelto contribute to extreme thinning of hair
    (Asked by a 72 year old woman who has Dry Eyes, Hypertension, Type 2 Diabetes, Atrial Fibrillation, and takes Glimepiride, Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate, Gabapentin, Pravastatin Sodium, Metformin, Lisinopril, Xarelto)
    extreme hair thinning inability to relieve dry eye symptoms (burning, feeling of foreign object in eyes can anything be done to correct these eymptoms

  • Hypothyroid and herbal supplements
    (Asked by a 38 year old woman who has Hypothyroidism, and takes Garcinia Cambogia, Green Tea Extract, Grapefruit Extract, Grapefruit Seed Extract, African Mango, Pyruvate, Ginseng, Panax, Chromium, Beta-alanine, Capsicum)
    hello, does anyone know if any/all of the above can be harmful if suffer from hypothyroidism? All these are part of one weight loss supplement which I would look to try but I am concerned if there may be any adverse effects

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    PCP prescribed 20mg Pravastatin daily to lower overall cholesteral from 232. I was 65 years of age at the time. It worked, but then I stopped exercising for a period of about 4 months and the cholesteral rose, so he increased the Pravistatin to 40mg. In about a week I experienced sudden rapid and ...

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    (Posted by a 60 year old man who has High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, and takes Pravastatin Sodium)
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  • Pravastatin and bad dreams
    (Posted by a 74 year old woman who has Bad Dreams, and takes Pravastatin Sodium)
    Just resumed taking pravastatin alternate nights after gap of 6 weeks. Alternate nights and 6 week gap make more obvious that waking with headache, nausea and bad dream is caused by night before pravastatin pill. Only 10mg too! I think headache causes bad dream. Bad dreams unusually persistent in m ...

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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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