Effect of pravastatin
on mean arterial pressure and proteinuria in the two models
is one of the safest statins to consider in pregnancy for several reasons: It is one of the most hydrophilic statins and is a substrate of the placental efflux transporters, such as P-glycoprotein; both of those properties limit its ability to cross the placenta.
Cells were treated with Pravastatin
for three consecutive days (24h, 48 h, and 72h).
and the development of diabetes mellitus: evidence for a protective treatment effect in the West of Scotland Coronary Prevention Study.
Indeed, patients treated with pravastatin
for 5 years during the trial gained an average of 5 extra years free of nonfatal MI or cardiovascular death at the 20-year mark, he said.
The findings show that while no adverse cognitive effects were observed in rat performance for simple learning and memory tasks for atorvostatin, pravastatin
impaired their performance.
was the reference drug in all analyses.
Glenmark Generics, a subsidiary of Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, is recalling several lots of Gabapentin, Pravastatin
, and Topiramate drugs from across the US markets.
Except for the pravastatin
entry, each of Wikipedia's entries referred users to Wikipedia's general article on statins.
87 mmol/L)], and the West of Scotland Coronary Prevention Study (4) used pravastatin
in men without clinical coronary disease [average TC, 272 mg/dL (7.
Group 1 (n=30) received pravastatin
at a dose of 10 mg/day, Group 2 (n=29) was given 40 mg/day, and Group 3 (n=34) served as the control group and received no lipid-lowering drugs.
Each participant received one of five different statins: fluvastatin (Lescol[R]), pravastatin
(Mevacor[R]), rosuvastatin (Crestor[R]), simvastatin (Zocor[R]), or atorvastatin (Lipitor[R]).