Lovastatin + Niacin

Category: Cholesterol



Lovastatin + Niacin Overview

Niacin/lovastatin (trade names Advicor, Mevacor) is a drug combination used for the treatment of dyslipidemia. It is a combination of the vitamin niacin and the statin drug lovastatin. The combination preparation is marketed by Abbott Laboratories. It was approved by the FDA on December 17, 2001. Dosage The combination is available as tablets containing:[1] 500mg/20mg 750mg/20mg 1000mg/20mg 1000mg/40mg References ^ "Advicor package insert, How Supplied section". Retrie...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Niacin/lovastatin

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Lovastatin + Niacin
  • Tablet: 20mg + 1000mg, 20mg + 500mg, 20mg + 750mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 20mg + 1gm, 20mg + 500mg, 20mg + 750mg, 40mg + 1gm
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