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Synonyms for fluvastatin

least expensive statin drug (trade name Lescol)

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Tender for the Supply of Fluvastatin Tablets or Capsules.
Consider specific low dosages: extended-release fluvastatin 80 mg daily or every other day, or twice-weekly atorvastatin 10 mg, or low-dose rosuvastatin daily every other day or weekly, Dr.
A reductase inhibitors in the treatment of hyperlipidemia: a review of fluvastatin.
3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme a reductase inhibitor, fluvastatin, as a novel agent for prophylaxis of renal cancer metastasis.
Recent data have also been published that support the safety and efficacy of rosuvastatin and fluvastatin in patients with HIV infection on HAART therapy (11, 12).
Clinical data shows that the incidence is higher with lovastatin, simvastatin, and atorvastatin, which are metabolized by cytochrome P450 (see below), compared to pravastatin and fluvastatin.
For example, two cholesterol-lowering drugs--pravastatin (PRAVACHOL) and fluvastatin (LESCOL), are less likely to interact with antifungal medications.
and Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma announced plans to rework threir cooperation on HMG-GoA reductase inhibitor Lochol(R) (generic name: fluvastatin sodium).
Prescribing information Atorvastatin, Fluvastatin, Simvastatin.
included simvastatin, pravastatin, fluvastatin, and cerivastatin.
Medications on initial evaluation were fluvastatin, HAART therapy (lamivudine/zidovudine/nelfinavir) and minocycline 100 mg (started 11 months previously for treatment of folliculitis).
A meta-analysis of 12 trials of this sort (three of atorvastatin including MIRACL, two of fluvastatin, six of pravastatin, and one of simvastatin) showed no beneficial effect on mortality, MI, or stroke for up to four months.
New York); fluvastatin, made by Novartis AG under the brand name Lescol, and several others.