Lipostat (Pravastatin)

Brand Name: Lipostat

Generic Name: Pravastatin

Manufacturer/Agent: Bristol-myers

Formulation: tabs

Strength: 20mg

Pack size: 30

Trade Price: KES 2,814.00

Retail Price: @ KES 125.07

Class: Statins (Cardiovascular drugs)

Mechanism of Action:


Molecular Formulae: C23H35O7Na = 446.5

Precautions: Liver disease. pregnancy and lactation. hypersensitivity.

Indications/Uses: Primary hypercholesterolemia 10mg od.


Side Effects: Reversible myositis. gastro-intestinal disturbances. hypersensitivity reactions. altered liver function tests.