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  1. Simvastatin is used together with diet, weight-loss, and exercise to reduce the amount of fatty substances ... lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol ('good cholesterol') in the blood. Simvastatin may also be used to decrease the amount ...
  2. ... study that compared people who took ezetimibe and simvastatin with people who took simvastatin alone found that although the group of people taking ezetimibe and simvastatin had lower amounts of cholesterol in the blood, ...
  3. ... levels that compared people who took niacin and simvastatin with people who took simvastatin alone and found similar results for the two ... heart attacks or strokes. Taking niacin along with simvastatin or lovastatin also has not been shown to ...
  4. Choosing a Statin to Lower Cholesterol (Consumers Union of U.S.) - PDF  
    ... your LDL cholesterol by less than 30% Generic simvastatin (20 mg or 40 mg)—if you need ... Rosuvastatin 40 mg Crestor $161 55–60% Yes Simvastatin 10 mg Generic $38 26–33% Yes Simvastatin ...
  5. ... Lipitor], cerivastatin [Baycol], lovastatin [Mevacor], pravastatin [Pravachol], or simvastatin [Zocor]). Colesevelam is also used to control blood ...
  6. ... lovastatin 40 mg Generic pravastatin 40 mg Generic simvastatin 20 mg or 40 mg For people who ... of our Best Buys —atorvastatin, lovastatin, pravastatin, and simvastatin—have been shown to reduce the risk of ...
  7. ... be taken (are contraindicated) with lovastatin (Mevacor) and simvastatin (Zocor) (see Statin Dose Limitations below). Patients should ... the lowest necessary dose of atorvastatin. Lovastatin and simvastatin Lovastatin and simvastatin are sensitive in vivo cytochrome ...
  8. Index to Drug-Specific Information (Food and Drug Administration)  
    ... ramipril) Ambien (zolpidem tartrate) Amerge (naratriptan) Amiodarone Amiodarone/Simvastatin Amnesteem (isotretinoin) Amphetamine salts Ampyra (dalfampridine) Amturnide (aliskiren/ ...
  9. ... shivering, and irritability.MajorDo not take this combination.Simvastatin (Zocor)The body breaks down simvastatin (Zocor) to get rid of it. St. John's wort increases how quickly the body breaks down simvastatin (Zocor). This can cause simvastatin (Zocor) to be ...
  10. FDA Expands Advice on Statin Risks (Food and Drug Administration)  
    ... atorvastatin) Livalo (pitavastatin) Mevacor (lovastatin) Pravachol (pravastatin) Zocor (simvastatin). Products containing statins in combination with other drugs ...
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