A 54-year-old member asked:
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Any generics can be taken in place of advicor (lovastatin and niacin)?

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Dr. Olivier Frankenberger
26 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: Split it up to Niacin and lovastatin.
Answered on Jan 28, 2020
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