Advicor

Active Ingredient(s): Lovastatin + Niacin
FDA Approved: * December 17, 2001
Pharm Company: * KOS LIFE
Category: Cholesterol

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Advicor Overview

Niacin/lovastatin (trade names Advicor) was a drug combination used for the treatment of dyslipidemia. It was a combination of the vitamin niacin in extended release form and the statin drug lovastatin (trade name Mevacor). The combination preparation was developed by Kos Pharmaceuticals, Inc., which was acquired by Abbott Laboratories in 2006, subsequently transferred to AbbVie Inc. when that company was spun off from Abbott in January 2013. Advicor was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Adm...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Lovastatin + Niacin
  • Tablet: 20mg + 1000mg, 20mg + 500mg, 20mg + 750mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 20mg + 1gm, 20mg + 500mg, 20mg + 750mg, 40mg + 1gm
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Advicor: (8 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0074-3005 Advicor 500/20 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3007 Advicor 1000/20 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3010 Advicor 1000/40 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3072 Advicor 750/20 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Abbvie Inc.
  • 54868-4807 Advicor 500/20 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-4999 Advicor 750/20 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-5087 Advicor 1000/20 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-5653 Advicor 1000/40 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

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