Zocor 40-Simvotin 40mg-Simvastatin 40mg

Zocor 40-Simvotin 40mg-Simvastatin 40mg

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30 Tablets Zocor 40-Simvotin 40mg-Simvastatin 40mg $1.29 $38.77
60 Tablets Zocor 40-Simvotin 40mg-Simvastatin 40mg $1.27 $76.08
90 Tablets Zocor 40-Simvotin 40mg-Simvastatin 40mg $1.24 $111.95


Zocor - Simvastatin Tablets

Zocor is an effective medication that is used in the lowering of high cholesterol levels in the body. It is also utilized to slow down the blood vessel blockage. It also serves as an important role in decreasing the requirement for medical procedures to open blocked heart blood vessels.
It lowers the risk of heart attack or stroke and chest pain occurring due to angina by reducing the amount of cholesterol made by the liver. But this drug needs the support of a suitable diet (low fat diet) to give the desired results.

It decreases the levels of bad cholesterol (Low density Lipoproteins) and fats in the body of the patient and increases the levels of good cholesterol (High density Lipoproteins) as well. Zocor contains Simvastatin as its main ingredient that falls under the category of drugs called statins. It is an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor.
It functions by decreasing the production of certain fatty substances like Triglycerides in the body, including cholesterol. It is very important that you adopt a healthy lifestyle along with this therapy so that you can get the maximum benefit.

Store Zocor medication properly and keep it away from heat and light.

There are some cases in which the use of Simvastatin 20mg in not reccommended like:-

• If you are pregnant or a breast feeding mother as it can harm the baby.
• If you are allergic to Simvastatin or any other related drugs as it can lead to severe hypersensitivity reactions.
• If you are suffering from severe liver impairment.

Drug interactions of Simvastatin 40mg:-

• Cyclosporine, erythromycin,
• HIV protease inhibitors (Ritonavir),
• Boceprevir,
• Anti-fungal (Ketoconazole)

Zocor is available in two different doses of 20mg and 40mg. It is to be taken via mouth with food. Take this regularly according to your dosing schedule. Do not miss any dose of this. The dosage range of this drug varies with the intensity and duration of the disorder. Start with low doses of this drug (10 to 20mg a day) and then increase it gradually.

Avoid over-dosing as it can lead to harmful effects. In case of emergency, contact your physician immediately.
But in case you forget to take a dose of Zocor, take it as soon as your remember. Do not take two doses of this medication at the same time.

Side effects of Zocor are tenderness; stomachache; backache; shortness of breath; indications of liver problems; hypersensitive reactions; confusion; memory troubles; psychological or temper changes; muscle pain; etc. These side effects are momentary and do not have any long-lasting impact.

Safety measures Zocor 20mg, 40mg:-

• Take this drug with proper care in case of individuals who have not reached puberty and children who are less than 10 years old.
• The consumption of grapefruit juice along with this medication can potentiate the adverse effects of this drug.
• Do not take Zocor with alcohol as it can potentiate its side effects like weakness and sleepiness.

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