Lovastatin (Merck's Mevacor) is a statin drug, used for lowering cholesterol (
hypolipidemic agent) in those with hypercholesterolemia to reduce risk of ...
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Sep 15, 2014 ... Lovastatin is used together with diet, weight-loss, and exercise to reduce the risk
of heart attack and stroke and to decrease the chance that ...
Sep 30, 2015 ... Specifies the medication lovastatin (Mevacor, Altocor) a cholesterol- lowering
drug used to inhibit the production of cholesterol by the liver.
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Lovastatin belongs to the family of medications known as cholesterol-lowering
medications. It is used in addition to diet and exercise to lower high cholesterol.
Nov 5, 2014 ... Lovastatin (Mevacor) is a statin medication used to lower cholesterol. When used
in combination with diet, weight loss, and exercise, lovastatin ...
(Japan) patented lovastatin isolated from Monascus ruber four months before
Merck. Lovastatin was found to be 2 times more potent than its predecessor, ...
Dec 1, 2015 ... Lovastatin is used together with a proper diet to lower cholesterol and triglyceride
(fat) levels in the blood. This medicine may help prevent ...