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Were you looking for more information about Simvastatin? Simvastin is a common misspelling of simvastatin.
Simvastatin (Zocor®) is a medication often prescribed to treat high cholesterol and high triglycerides. It can also be used for the prevention of cardiovascular disease. It belongs to a class of drugs called statins, which work by blocking a particular enzyme that controls the rate of cholesterol production in the body. Simvastatin, which is generally taken once daily, comes in tablet form and is available in five different strengths, ranging from 5 mg to 80 mg.
(Click Simvastatin for more information on simvastatin, including how it works, when and how to take it, and what side effects may occur. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on simvastatin.)
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