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What is simvastatin prescribed for

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Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

/60- my normal), great oxygen female w/ high cholesterol- 193 bad one, 60 good one on Simvastatin 40 mg ... of fluids. After 1 week of no improvement taking my sumatriptan as prescribed- I mentioned the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neeraj Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Deepak Sundriyal MD

several days ago the wife and I found a pie chart detailing opinions on simvastatin and lymphoma ... rounds of chemo. I am very lucky and am making a recovery. we are trying to pinpoint what went wrong ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Sundriyal ( Oncologist)
Dr. Praveen MD

What side effects does simvastatin have? my email address is YYYY@YYYY . I am 68 years old with a history of depression and anxiety . I have been taking simvastatin for approximately 15 years. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

I have been on Lexapro for a little while. (I m sensitive to medicines). I have also taken Zomig for migraines, Xanax for sleep at night, Simvastatin , Prempro, Aleve, LEvothyroxine , for hypothyroidism ,. I m ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chintan Solanki ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

How to deal with ED and Simvastatin Have suffered with ED since started using Simvasttin. Life has brought me a wonderful partner. It is time to find a way to make it work. Same question in regard ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saumya Mittal ( Diabetologist)

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Dr.  Lili Sitanggang MD

I have been prescribed Simvastatin on April 12, 2017, for cholesterol. I was prescribed Lipitor ..., at that time, acted astonished that my cholesterol. I am concerned about this prescription for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lili Sitanggang ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Matthew J. Mangat MD

gloumeriniprhitis; its not aggressive at all; he prescribed me to take Tekturna primarily for kidney protection (not necessarily high blood pressure) and he prescribe simvastatin for my high... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matthew J. Mangat ( Urologist)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

I have been on Simvastatin 40mg daily at bedtime for about 2 years. In about the last 6 months I ... Practitioner who prescribed it? My email is YYYY@YYYY I am 70year old female. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. AJEET SINGH MD

My PCP just prescribed Amlodipine Besylate 5 mg. I take 20 mg of Simvastatin in the evenings (daily). I have read here that these two meds may be an issue when taken together. What should I know ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. AJEET SINGH ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Greg Okhifun MD

I have been taking simvastatin for 3 months now , and 2 weeks ago I started burning before I ... to the DR. and he prescribed a pill that I should take 1 and 4 days later the other one, I am still burning ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Greg Okhifun ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Sabiha Banu MD

Hai.no it has no sulfa drugs, it is a drug used to reduce the bad cholesterol levels in the body.it is safe the only contraindications are pregnancy, breastfeeding and liver problems. Its a hmgcoa reductase drug inaction...

Dr. Purushottam Reddy Padala MD

Try simvastatin or it's trade name simcard 10 mg.It is a cheaper alternative.It is however not more effective than rosovas.

Dr. Ashish Verma MD

Hi, One double dose will not harm you. Just skip the next dose and then continue as prescribed. Regards, Dr. Ashish Verma