Lovastatin + Niacin

Category: Cholesterol

Lovastatin + Niacin 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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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.

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