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Simvastatin Tablets

Simvastatin is a statin medication that is sold under the brand name Zocor®. It can also be purchased in generic form under the name Simvastatin tablets.
 
This drug is approved for many purposes, such as:
   
This drug is not suitable for everyone, so before starting treatment with simvastatin, talk to your healthcare provider if you have liver disease or liver failure, diabetes, or a family history of high cholesterol. It's also a good idea to be familiar with the possible side effects of this medication, such as muscle pain, headache, and constipation. Simvastatin comes in tablet form and is taken once a day in the evening.
 
(For more information on how to take these tablets, as well as why you should not drink grapefruit juice during treatment, click Simvastatin.)
 
 

Simvastatin Tablets

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