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Buy Lescol XL

Lescol XL

(Fluvastatin)

Prescription Required
Prescription Required
Manufacturer:
Formulation:
Novartis
ER Tablet
Product
Dosage
Quantity
Price
Lescol XL
80mg
84 ER Tablet
$104.00
Buy Fluvastatin XL

Fluvastatin XL

(Generic alternative to Lescol XL)

Prescription Required Medications
Prescription Required
Manufacturer:
Formulation:
Not made by Novartis
ER Tablet
Product
Dosage
Quantity
Price
Fluvastatin XL
80mg
28 ER Tablet
$70.00
Fluvastatin XL
80mg
84 ER Tablet
$178.00


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What is Lescol XL/Fluvastatin XL used for?

This medicine is used to reduce "bad" LDL cholesterol--and increases "good" HDL cholesterol--in the blood

If you have any questions about your medicine, please talk with your Health care provider, 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 Health care provider, pharmacist, or health care provider.

How should Lescol XL/Fluvastatin XL be stored?

Store at controlled room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F) in a tight, light-resistant container. Keep all medicines out of the reach of children and pets. Protect from excessive heat and moisture.

General drug information:

General Information

When should Lescol XL/Fluvastatin XL not be taken?

Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to any ingredient in this medicine or to similar medications

What precautions should I follow when taking Lescol XL/Fluvastatin XL?

Before using this medicine, tell your health care provider about any of the following: if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding if you are taking any prescription medicine, nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement if you have any other medical condition like liver, kidney, lung or heart disease, poor thyroid function or diabetes.

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Lescol XL/Fluvastatin XL?

Swallow these tablets whole, do not cut or crush the tablets

What are the side effects of Lescol XL/Fluvastatin XL?

Most severe: Allergy, arthritis, chest congestion, coughing, dizziness, dental problems, fatigue, gas, inflamed sinuses, insomnia, rash, urinary tract infection

Most common: Abdominal pain, accidental injury, back pain, constipation, diarrhea, flu-like symptoms, headache, indigestion, joint diseases, joint pain, muscle pain, nasal inflammation, nausea, sore throat, upper respiratory infection

Other: Unexplained muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness

How should I take Lescol XL/Fluvastatin XL?

How much medicine you take and how often you take it depends on many factors, including the condition being treated and the age and weight of the patient. If you have any questions about the amount and/or frequency of the medicine you are taking, talk with your health care provider. This medicine should only be given by a health care provider who is experienced in the use of this medicine. If severe diarrhea, stomach pain/cramps, or bloody stools occur, contact your health care provider at once. This could be a symptom of a serious side effect requiring instant medical attention. Do not treat diarrhea without talking with your health care provider. Patients with previous medical conditions should talk with their health care provider before taking this medicine. Do not take any other over-the-counter or prescription medicines without talking with your health care provider.