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fluvastatin

 [floo´vah-stat″in]
an inhibitor of cholesterol biosynthesis used as the sodium salt in the treatment of hyperlipidemia and to slow the progression of atherosclerosis associated with coronary heart disease.

fluvastatin

(flo͞o′və-stăt′n)
n.
A statin, C24H26FNO4, used in the form of its sodium salt, that blocks the body's synthesis of cholesterol and is administered especially to individuals who are at risk for heart disease.

fluvastatin

Lescol® Cardiology An HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor/statin that improves lipid profile of Pts with hypercholesterolemia and mixed dyslipidemia Effect Slowing coronary ASHD in CAD by ↓ total-C, LDL-C, ↑ HDL-C, ↓ TGs Adverse events Rash. See LDL-C, Hypercholesterolemia, Statin.

fluvastatin

A statin drug (see STATINS) that blocks the synthesis of cholesterol in the body and can be used to lower unduly high blood cholesterol levels. A brand name is Lescol.
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However, most of the comparisons especially contain pitavastatin, lovastatin, and fluvastatin are too small to as direct evidence.
In a previous study, we suggested that a combination of fluvastatin and insulin appears to be more effective than insulin alone in the diabetic heart [8].
tuberculosis was performed 18 years ago by Montero et al., where it was observed that fluvastatin slightly induces the release of TH1 cytokines and promotes the activation of caspase 1; by infecting peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) with M.
Sample powder equivalent to 5mg of fluorometholone, flumazenil, flunitrazepam, flutamide, fluvastatin sodium hydrate, and fluprednidene acetate were each dissolved in 1.0 ml dimethylsulfoxide-[d.sub.6].
Funk, "Substrate-dependent drug-drug interactions between gemfibrozil, fluvastatin and other organic anion-transporting peptide (OATP) substrates on OATP1B1, OATP2B1, and OATP1B3," Drug Metabolism & Disposition, vol.
There are seven HMG-CoA inhibitors, known as statins: atorvastatin (Lipitor), fluvastatin (Lescol), lovastatin (Mevacor), pitavastatin (Livalo), pravastatin (Pravachol), rosuvastatin (Crestor), and simvastatin (Zocor).
The effect of fluvastatin on plasma adiponec-tin levels in dyslipidaemia.
The aim of this research was to evaluate the effects of fluvastatin on the electrophysiological characteristics of SG neurons in a rabbit model of myocardial ischemia (MI).
Pharmaceutical company Mylan NV (NasdaqGS:MYL) reported on Friday that it has launched Fluvastatin Sodium Extended-release cholesterol tablets, 80 mg in the US market.
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