Atorvastatin vs Pravastatin

Atorvastatin
Pravastatin
Other name: Lipitor Lipitor
Other name: Pravachol Pravachol
Satisfaction Score
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1.6
Not at All Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for High Cholesterol
1.3
Concern level
4.0
Helpfulness
for High Cholesterol
3.7
Concern level
4.1
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Atorvastatin (International Nonproprietary Name) , sold by Pfizer under the trade name Lipitor, is a member of the drug class known as statins, used for lowering blood cholesterol. It also stabilizes Atheroma and prevents strokes through anti-infla...
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Pravastatin (marketed as Pravachol or Selektine) is a member of the drug class of statins, used for lowering cholesterol and preventing cardiovascular disease. Initially known as CS-514, it was originally identified in a bacterium called ''No...
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Top Concerns
Ato
Muscle Pain
8
Nausea
4
Headaches
4
Dizziness
4
RA
3
Tiredness
3
Depression
3
Cramping
2
Weight Loss
2
Weight Gain
2
Top Concerns
Pra
Muscle Pain
10
Tiredness
5
Cramping
3
Weight Loss
3
Headaches
3
Nausea
2
Joint Pain
2
Dizziness
2
Muscle Problems
2
Leg Pain
2
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Muscle Pain
Ato
Pra
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10
Nausea
Ato
Pra
4
2
Headaches
Ato
Pra
4
3
Dizziness
Ato
Pra
4
2
RA
Ato
Pra
3
0
Tiredness
Ato
Pra
3
5
Depression
Ato
Pra
3
0
Cramping
Ato
Pra
2
3
Weight Loss
Ato
Pra
2
3
Weight Gain
Ato
Pra
2
0
Muscle Pain
Pra
Ato
10
8
Tiredness
Pra
Ato
5
3
Cramping
Pra
Ato
3
2
Weight Loss
Pra
Ato
3
2
Headaches
Pra
Ato
3
4
Nausea
Pra
Ato
2
4
Joint Pain
Pra
Ato
2
0
Dizziness
Pra
Ato
2
4
Muscle Problems
Pra
Ato
2
0
Leg Pain
Pra
Ato
2
0
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About Atorvastatin
Atorvastatin (International Nonproprietary Name) , sold by Pfizer under the trade name Lipitor, is a member of the drug class known as statins, used for lowering blood cholesterol. It also stabilizes Atheroma and prevents strokes through anti-infla...
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Atorvastatin
About Pravastatin
Pravastatin (marketed as Pravachol or Selektine) is a member of the drug class of statins, used for lowering cholesterol and preventing cardiovascular disease. Initially known as CS-514, it was originally identified in a bacterium called ''No...
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