0
0 Cart (empty)
Simvastatin EG 20 mg x 100 Tablets: Treats cholesterol

Simvastatin EG 20 mg x 100 Tablets: Treats cholesterol

$22.20 Tax included
Delivery within 1 or 2 days

Indications

Hypercholesterolemia

  • Primary hypercholesterolaemia or mixed dyslipidaemia:
  1. in addition to the diet,
  2. when the response to the diet and other non-pharmacological treatments (for example, physical exercise, weight loss) is insufficient.
  • Homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia in addition to the diet and other lipid-lowering treatments (for example LDL apheresis) or if such treatments are inappropriate.
Reference
3562345
In Stock

Use

Cardiovascular prevention

Reduction of cardiovascular mortality and morbidity in patients with a proven cardiovascular pathology of atherosclerotic origin or diabetes, with normal or high cholesterol in addition to the effect of the correction of other risk factors and other cardioprotective treatments.

Hypercholesterolemia

ADULTS

Initial dosage: 10 to 40 mg per day.

Maximum dosage: 80 mg per day.

CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS FROM 10 TO 17 YEARS OLD WITH HETEROZYGOTE FAMILY HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA

Usual recommended starting dose: 10 mg, once a day.

Maximum recommended dose: 40 mg per day.

Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia

Recommended initial dosage: 40 mg per day.

Cardiovascular prevention

Usual dosage: 20 to 40 mg per day.

Dose adjustment

RENAL FAILURE

Severe renal impairment (creatinine clearance <30 ml / min): administer doses above 10 mg / day with caution.

A dose adjustment is also indicated in case of concomitant treatment with certain fibrates, amiodarone, amlodipine, verapamil or diltiazem.

Administration mode

Administer in 1 single dose, in the evening.

Can be taken with or without food.

If dosage adjustment: follow intervals of at least 4 weeks.

If combined with ion exchange resins / bile acid chelators: simvastatin must be taken> 2 hours before or> 4 hours after these resins.

Notice Simvastatine EG 20 mg

Notice Simvastatine EG 20 mg

Download (141.16k)