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Any generics can be taken in place of advicor (lovastatin and niacin)?

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Dr. Olivier Frankenberger
Cardiology 27 years experience
Yes: Split it up to Niacin and lovastatin.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Lipids: There are generic options, discuss a change with your doctor.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
Niacin and Lovastati: Advicor is a combination of Brand Name Niacin called Niaspan (niacin) and Lovastatin a generic Statin It is used for cholesterol lowering Ask your doctor if generic Niacin and another generic statin or Lovastatin will be ok for you to take

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