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Advicor

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Lovastatin

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Other Names: Mevacor   Altoprev   Altocor
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Lovastatin is a member of the drug class of statins, used for lowering cholesterol (hypolipidemic agent) in those with hypercholesterolemia and so preventing cardiovascular disease. Lovastatin is a naturally occurring drug found in food such as Pleurotu... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Bob
December 5, 2013
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Type 2 Diabetes, Metformin and Lovastatin
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That is interesting. Please keep posted as I am border line high cholesterol and they have debated wether they should risk cholestorol meds because I have a fatty liver, and it is a med that works throught the liver.
Nissa  |  January 10, 2014
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By EEM
October 11, 2013
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Lovestatin 40mg.
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What patients are saying about Advicor vs. Lovastatin

24 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
niacin and Lovastatin. So far, he has not had any problems...
...work with someone who began taking Advicor about six months ago. Advicor is a combination of niacin and Lovastatin. So far, he has not had any problems, apart from some occassional...
I have been taking Advicor(40mg lovastatin) for a year...
...nights.I quit taking Zetia for 2 weeks and the pain diminished by 70%.I am apprehensive about restarting Zetia.Prior to the Zetia I have been taking Advicor(40mg lovastatin) for a year and...
Advicor for a while (a mix of lovastatin and a buttload...
I took Advicor for a while (a mix of lovastatin and a buttload of niacin).  It worked.  Then I found triathlon, lost 65 pounds and didn't need the meds anymore.  Its been a few years, and time...
RTD??? Lovastatin and niacin Brand names: Advicor....
Hey T~ What's Nitro-Tech RTD??? Lovastatin and niacin Brand names: Advicor. Lovastatin blocks the production of cholesterol (a type of fat) in the body. Niacin,...
is a combination of lovastatin and niacin. Most likely,...
Advicor is a combination of lovastatin and niacin. Most likely, what you have experienced is ...this medication with food. Taking it with an aspirin will also...
cognitive decline. Advicor is part statin (lovastatin, aka...
...can cause cognitive decline. Advicor is part statin (lovastatin, aka...
consult with your doctor. He might change your medication...
...Advicor is a combination of ...group vitamins. Advicor can show many side effects. Muscle spasm is just one of them. You should consult with your doctor. He might change your medication for lowe...
cholesterol drug called Advicor, which is a combination of...
...as to why they are prescribed together, although it is true that niacin exerts some benefits ...a cholesterol drug called Advicor, which is a combination of Lovastatin and niacin. Possibly the...
as it was he would take me off the lovastatin as well. Not...
...of the above & prescribed lovastatin every other day and an aspirin. Said we would recheck in 6 months and if the blood work was still as good as it was he would take me off the lovastatin as well...
lowering drug Advicor this past week. Advicor is...
...the cholesterol lowering drug Advicor this past week. Advicor is a combination of the vitamin niacin and the statin lovastatin. I am concerned that ...it seemed I was more easily fatigued on h...
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