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Drug Interactions With Pravastatin

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Taking either niacin or pravastatin alone can increase the chances for developing serious muscle problems. Therefore, it is thought that when these medicines are combined, they may cause an even greater risk. If you are taking pravastatin with niacin, your healthcare provider may choose to monitor your progress more closely and make necessary dosing adjustments (see Niacin and Pravachol).
 

Drug Interactions With Pravastatin: Summary

There are a number of drugs that can interact with pravastatin. It is possible that not all pravastatin drug interactions were discussed is this article. Therefore, you should talk with your doctor about the drug interactions that may apply to you.
 
Also, because a number of these medicines can increase the risk of serious muscle problems, if you have any unexplained muscle pain, muscle, or weakness (especially if you also have a fever or feel ill), contact your healthcare provider immediately.
 
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