Niacin/lovastatin

Niacin/lovastatin (trade names Advicor, Mevacor) is a drug combination used for the treatment of dyslipidemia. It is a combination of the vitamin niacin and the statin drug lovastatin. The combination preparation is marketed by Abbott Laboratories

It was approved by the FDA on December 17, 2001.

Dosage

The combination is available as tablets containing:.[1]

  • 500 mg/20 mg
  • 750 mg/20 mg
  • 1000 mg/20 mg
  • 1000 mg/40 mg

References

External links

  • Advicor website