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What is simcor (simvastatin and niacin)?

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Dr. Paul Hartlaub
33 years experience in Preventive Medicine
A combination med: Simcor (simvastatin and niacin) is made up of two meds; Simvastatin which mostly lowers LDL (bad) cholesterol, and Niacin which lowers LDL and triglycerides and raises HDL (good) cholesterol.
Answered on Jun 30, 2014
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