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Pravaselect Synthesis Reference

A. Terahara, M.Tanaka, U.S. Pat. 4,346,227(1982)

Pravaselect Molecular Weight

424.528 g/mol

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Pravaselect Indication

For the treatment of hypercholesterolemia to reduce the risk of myocardial infarction.

Pravaselect Pharmacology

Pravastatin, an antilipemic agent, is used to treat primary hypercholesterolemia. Unlike lovastatin and simvastatin, pravastatin is relatively hydrophilic and does not require hydrolysis for activation.

Pravaselect Absorption

Average oral absorption of pravastatin is 34% and absolute bioavailability is 17%.

Pravaselect side effects and Toxicity

Rhabdomyolysis; LD50=mg/kg (orally in rat)

Pravaselect Patient Information

Patients should be advised to report promptly unexplained muscle pain, tenderness or weakness, particularly if accompanied by malaise or fever.

Pravaselect Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals