Pravastatin vs Rosuvastatin

Pravastatin
Rosuvastatin
Other name: Pravachol Pravachol
Other name: Crestor Crestor
Satisfaction Score
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for High Cholesterol
3.7
Concern level
4.1
Helpfulness
for High Cholesterol
1.7
Concern level
3.7
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High Cholesterol
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Atherosclerosis
High Triglycerides
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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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Rosuvastatin (marketed by AstraZeneca as Crestor & marketed by Abbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. in India as 'R2') is a member of the medication class of statins, used to treat hypercholesterolemia and related conditions, and to prevent cardiovascular di...
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Top Concerns
Pra
Muscle Pain
8
Tiredness
4
Cramping
3
Weight Loss
3
Headaches
2
Nausea
2
Joint Pain
2
Dizziness
2
Muscle Problems
2
Leg Pain
2
Top Concerns
Ros
Muscle Pain
10
Nausea
5
Dizziness
5
Headaches
5
Muscle Problems
3
Tiredness
3
Cramping
2
Rhabdomyolysis
2
Cough
2
Weight Loss
2
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4
3
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Pra
Ros
3
2
Weight Loss
Pra
Ros
3
2
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Pra
Ros
2
5
Nausea
Pra
Ros
2
5
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Pra
Ros
2
0
Dizziness
Pra
Ros
2
5
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Pra
Ros
2
3
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Pra
Ros
2
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Ros
Pra
10
8
Nausea
Ros
Pra
5
2
Dizziness
Ros
Pra
5
2
Headaches
Ros
Pra
5
2
Muscle Problems
Ros
Pra
3
2
Tiredness
Ros
Pra
3
4
Cramping
Ros
Pra
2
3
Rhabdomyolysis
Ros
Pra
2
0
Cough
Ros
Pra
2
0
Weight Loss
Ros
Pra
2
3
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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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Pravastatin
About Rosuvastatin
Rosuvastatin (marketed by AstraZeneca as Crestor & marketed by Abbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. in India as 'R2') is a member of the medication class of statins, used to treat hypercholesterolemia and related conditions, and to prevent cardiovascular di...
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