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Were you looking for more information about Simvastatin? Simvastatine is a common misspelling of simvastatin.
Simvastatin (Zocor®) is a medicine approved for preventing cardiovascular disease and treating high cholesterol and high triglycerides. It is available by prescription only and comes in the form of a tablet that is generally taken once a day. Studies have shown simvastatin tablets to be effective in increasing "good cholesterol" and decreasing "bad cholesterol," total cholesterol, and triglycerides. While most people tolerate the medication well, potential side effects include abdominal pain, constipation, and headaches.
(Click Simvastatin for the full-length article on simvastatin that includes dosing guidelines, warnings, precautions, and a list of alternatives for the medication. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on simvastatin.)
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