Responses (3) Unless otherwise directed by your physician or pharmacist, Pravastatin Sodium (Pravachol) is usually taken at bedtime. Pravastatin is best taken at bedtime.Is 80 mg pravastatin safe?
The usual dose of Pravachol (pravastatin) ranges from 10 mg to 80 mg daily. Drug interactions include cholestyramine, nicotinic acid, gemfibrozil, cholchicine and cyclosporine. Pravachol (pravastatin) should not be used during pregnancy. Breastfeeding mothers also should not use this drug because of the potential risk to nursing infants.