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Pravastatin and blood sugar
Is it possible that Pravastatin raises blood sugar?
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291531 tn?1193614293
Hello,
As a group it does not appear that raising blood sugars is a common side effect of the statins.Ofcourse individual people can be different and thus have different reactions themselves. Given the low likelihood of it being related to the pravastatin, I would suggest looking into other possible causes and discussing your concerns about the pravastatin with your doctor.
Take care.

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