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Baby Aspirin vs. Lovastatin for Heart Attack

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Baby Aspirin

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Lovastatin

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Other Names: Mevacor   Altoprev   Altocor
Rating: 2 out of 5
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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 Baby Aspirin vs. Lovastatin

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have to work in a baby aspirin, lotrel, bumetanide and...
...still have to work in a baby aspirin, lotrel, bumetanide and vit -d, also lovastatin with my evening meal and doxazosin at bedtime, i have high blood pressure and am lactose...
mg/day). I take one baby aspirin/day and currently Aleve...
...more comments. I am also on Glucophage (2000 mg/day) and Lovastatin (40 mg/day). I take one baby aspirin/day and currently Aleve for a terrible backache. None of this...
minimize it by taking a baby aspirin 30 minutes prior. The...
...which is identical to lovastatin. Lovastatin, now generic, was originally ...from containing monacolin K (lovastatin) which is what allows ...minimize it by taking a baby aspirin 30 minutes p...
(target 130 / 80) plus Lovastatin and 81 mg coated baby...
...morning was 118 near 5:00am when I first got up. I will check two times this evening. Type II, diet and exercise. Taking blood pressure (target 130 / 80) plus Lovastatin and 81 mg coated baby aspir...
prescribed Lovastatin to get my cholesterol down fast...
...greens and fruits. I also take 6 fish oil supplements a day as well as a baby aspirin. My doctor prescribed Lovastatin to get my cholesterol down fast but I...
prescribed Lovastatin to get my cholesterol down fast...
...fresh leafy greens and fruits. I also take 6 fish oil supplements a day as well as a baby aspirin. My doctor prescribed Lovastatin to get my cholesterol down fast but I...
citalopram 40mg 1x/day, lovastatin 20mg 1x/day. Oh, and 1...
...buy test strips. Yes, I am overweight. I haven't yet learned ...mg 1x/day, citalopram 40mg 1x/day, lovastatin 20mg 1x/day. Oh, and 1 baby aspirin/day. I used to have a...
is not good enough - you need to be on pravastatin...
Hi The Lovastatin is not good enough - you need to be ...furosemide is good as long as you are in heart failure (water pill) baby aspirin is good - but 4 /day would be evn better - but dep...
I should be taking baby aspirin or the regular 325 mg that...
...if I should be taking baby aspirin or the regular 325 mg ...side note,I was put on Lovastatin and then taken off within ...while I was on the Lovastatin but was fine as soon...
and Namenda as well as lovastatin and a baby aspirin. The...
...is in a moderate stage. She currently takes Razadyne and Namenda as well as lovastatin and a baby aspirin. The latter two are normally used to forestall plaque buildup in our arteries,...
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