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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Zocor (simvastatin): Zocor is simvastatin a lipid control drug
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynn Greenhouse
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Very: If you are asking about how well it works for lowering cholesterol, then it is very effective
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Efficacy: Studies show when evaluating the efficacy of any drug one must consider the disease treated, hyperlipidemia, and any benefits and side effects of the ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
simvastatin: Simvastatin 40mg is usually very safe.
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
29 years experience Family Medicine
Statins. & Herbs: Yes. Avoid Chaparral, Chinese Skullcap, St. John's Wart can all increase the risk of side effects from the statins, especially muscle breakdown.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
48 years experience Cardiology
When LDL is high: Simvastatin is a statin drug good to lower LDL (bad) cholesterol. It is usually given when diet and exercise fail to reduce cholesterol to guideline l ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
No: No it does not
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryant Cary
8 years experience Pharmacology
Yes: If possible. Cholesterol production peaks in the evening/at night, so it's believed that taking statins at that time helps maximize their effectivenes ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: It should have it maximum effect on lipids over a period of 3-6 weeks.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
simvastatin: The data for Simvastatin effective use are based on once a day. It may work every other day but no good data to support that.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Zocor (simvastatin): simvastatin/Zocor See: http://www.rxlist.com/zocor-drug/overdosage-contraindications.htm
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