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Zocor

(Simvastatin)

Prescription Required
Prescription Required
Manufacturer:
Formulation:
Merck Sharp & Dohme
Tablet
Product
Dosage
Quantity
Price
Zocor
5mg
90 Tablet
$107.00
Zocor
10mg
30 Tablet
$105.00
Zocor
20mg
30 Tablet
$59.00
Zocor
40mg
84 Tablet
$184.00
Zocor
80mg
84 Tablet
$240.00
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Simvastatin

(Generic alternative to Zocor)

Prescription Required Medications
Prescription Required
Manufacturer:
Formulation:
Not made by Merck Sharp & Dohme
Tablet
Product
Dosage
Quantity
Price
Simvastatin
10mg
84 Tablet
$67.25
Simvastatin
20mg
90 Tablet
$54.00
Simvastatin
40mg
84 Tablet
$65.00
Simvastatin
80mg
84 Tablet
$76.00


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  • DIRECTIONS

What is Zocor/Simvastatin used for?

This medicine is used in combination with changes in diet to lower blood cholesterol levels in patients with heart disease and high cholesterol levels. It is also used to treat patients with high lipid levels.

If you have any questions about your medicine, please talk with your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider. This medicine is only to be used by the patient for whom it is prescribed. Do not give it to others. This information is advisory only. It does not contain all information about this medicine. If you have any questions about your medicine, ask your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider.

How should Zocor/Simvastatin be stored?

Store Tablet between 41 and 86 degrees F.

General drug information:

General Information

When should Zocor/Simvastatin not be taken?

Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to any ingredient in this medicine you are pregnant or breastfeeding you have active liver disease or elevated liver enzymes

What precautions should I follow when taking Zocor/Simvastatin?

Before using this medicine, tell your health care provider about any of the following: if you are planning to become pregnant if you are taking any prescription medicine, nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement if you consume more than 3 alcoholic beverages per day if you have a history of liver disease if you have severe kidney impairment if you are taking warfarin if you have any other medical condition

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Zocor/Simvastatin?

This medicine has been ocassionally known to cause liver and muscle tissue damage, so be sure to inform your health care provider immediately if you notice any unexplained muscle tenderness, weakness, or pain, especially if you also have a fever or feel sick. The patient should be placed on a diet, at least an equivalent to the American Heart Association (AHA) step 1, before receiving this medicine and should continue on this diet during treatment with this medicine. If appropriate, a program of weight control and physical exercise should be implemented.

What are the side effects of Zocor/Simvastatin?

Most severe:ÿ Muscle weakness, tenderness, or pain; severe allergic reaction (giant hives; swelling of the face or mouth; difficulty breathing).

Most common:ÿ Constipation.

Other:ÿ Diarrhea; indigestion; gas; nausea; weakness; rash; itching; skin inflammation; stomach pain; headache.

How should I take Zocor/Simvastatin?

How much medicine you take and how often you take it depends on many factors, including the condition being treated, your age, and weight. If you have any questions about the amount and/or frequency of the medicine you are taking, talk with your health care provider. Take this medication in the evening unless otherwise advised by your health care provider. Advise your health care provider if you eat grapefruit or drink grapefruit juice. This medicine is most effective when used with exercise and a diet that reduces the intake of cholesterol (fat) and saturated fats. Stop using this medicine and contact your doctor immediately if any unexplained muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness occurs. Lab tests may be required to monitor therapy. Be sure to keep appointments. Do not stop taking this medication without checking with your doctor. Do not take more medication than prescribed unless advised to do so by your doctor or health care provider. Patients with previous medical conditions should talk with their health care provider before taking this medication. Do not take any other over-the-counter or prescription medications without talking with your doctor. This includes any herbal preparations or dietary supplements. If a dose is missed, take it as soon as possible. If several hours have passed or if it is nearing time for the next dose, do not double the dose to catch up, unless advised by your doctor. If more than one dose is missed, restart medication and advise your doctor or pharmacist at your next appointment.