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Mevacor Medication

The prescription drug Mevacor® (lovastatin) is used in the treatment of several conditions related to heart disease, such as high triglycerides and high cholesterol. As a statin medication, it works by blocking an enzyme that controls cholesterol production in the body. Most people have no problems with Mevacor when taking it as directed. This includes taking your dose with the evening meal and not taking it on an empty stomach.
 
Prior to beginning treatment with this medicine, it's important to review safety precautions and warnings with your healthcare provider or pharmacist. For example, you should go over what side effects to be aware of when taking Mevacor and what other drugs or supplements may react negatively with it.
 
(Click Mevacor to learn more about this medication, including how it performed in clinical trials, whether it is available in generic form, and more.)
 
 

Mevacor Medication

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