pravistatin

pravistatin

Pravichol® Cardiology A cholesterol-lowering agent that inhibits HMG-CoA–3-hydroxy-3-methyl coenzyme A reductase, the rate-limiting enzyme of cholesterol synthesis, and ↓ risk of M&M in Pts with CAD, prior MI or at risk for TIA and strokes. See CARE, Cholesterol, LIPID.
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The results indicate that GFR was not significantly different between the pravistatin and the placebo group.