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Ezetimibe/Simvastatin

What If I Take an Overdose?

If you happen to overdose on ezetimibe/simvastatin, seek immediate medical attention (see Vytorin Overdose).
 

How Should It Be Stored?

Ezetimibe/simvastatin should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Ezetimibe/Simvastatin?

If you do not take your ezetimibe/simvastatin as scheduled, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next scheduled dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
 

Who Makes It?

Ezetimibe/simvastatin is manufactured by Merck/Schering-Plough Pharmaceuticals (MSP).
 

Available Strengths

Several strengths of ezetimibe/simvastatin are available. These include:
 
  • Ezetimibe/simvastatin 10/10 (ezetimibe 10 mg/simvastatin 10 mg)
  • Ezetimibe/simvastatin 10/20 (ezetimibe 10 mg/simvastatin 20 mg)
  • Ezetimibe/simvastatin 10/40 (ezetimibe 10 mg/simvastatin 40 mg)
  • Ezetimibe/simvastatin 10/80 (ezetimibe 10 mg/simvastatin 80 mg).  
 

Generic Availability

At this time, no generic versions of this drug are available (see Generic Vytorin).
 
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