Simcor

Active Ingredient(s): Niacin + Simvastatin
FDA Approved: * February 15, 2008
Pharm Company: * ABBOTT
Category: Cholesterol

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



Simcor Overview

Niacin/simvastatin (trade name Simcor, by Abbott) is a combination drug consisting of an extended release form of the vitamin niacin and the statin drug simvastatin. It is used for the treatment of dyslipidemia. It was approved by the FDA on February 15, 2008.[1] On April 15, 2016, the FDA pulled the approval of niacin and fibrates used in combination with statin drugs, citing growing evidence that the benefits of combining niacin or fibrate drugs with statin drugs to not out...

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Simcor 1000/20 plus Nexium 40

Should I be concerned with interactions? I have to take nexium one hour before bed.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

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

NDC Database Records for Simcor: (9 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0074-3312 Simcor 500/20 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3315 Simcor 750/20 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3455 Simcor 1000/20 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3457 Simcor 1000/40 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3459 Simcor 500/40 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Abbvie Inc.
  • 54868-5886 Simcor 500/20 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-5904 Simcor 1000/20 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-5907 Simcor 750/20 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-6169 Simcor 1000/40 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

Drugs with one or more similar ingredients: (18 results)

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