Does Pravastatin cause Constipation?

Last Update May 25, 2016
Constipation is a known side effect of Pravastatin
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#56 in Pravastatin discussions - 19 posts discuss Constipation with Pravastatin. Constipation is #56 concern in Pravastatin discussions.
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Pravastatin is a cholesterol lowering medication (statin).
Uses: Pravastatin is prescribed for High Cholesterol and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, it is taken to prevent Heart Attack and Stroke. Read More
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Does Pravastatin cause Constipation?

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I've been taking Pravastatin 40mg for almost a year. Have ...
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"I've been taking Pravastatin 40mg for almost a year. Have had increasing muscle aches, constipation, and my fingernails are getting dry and brittle. My choesteral levels are much better but I... "
September 11, 2015
I have been having the same side effects. I have gone without taking the pill and have had bowel movements and when I went back and took pravastin I was constipated again and I was wondering why my fingernails have been cracking.

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