Zocor May Increase Muscle Injury Riskby
about the potential for increased risk of muscle injury from the cholesterol-lowering medication Zocor (simvastatin....”
Simvastatin is sold as a single-ingredient generic medication and as the brand-name Zocor. It also is sold...
Zetia is No Zocor!by
Dr. Steve Murphy
) versus Zocor (simvastatin alone), results showed that the Vytorin, was no better than the Zocor by itself.
Why did this study get such a big press coverage? Because Zocor costs about 4 USD at WalMart whereas Vytorin can runs...
Health Headlines - December 29by
6 More Firms Cleared to Sell Generic Zocor
Six more companies have been approved to begin selling generic versions of Merck's cholesterol-lowering statin drug Zocor.
The authorizations, posted...
Should I Stop My Statins?by
Mark Hyman, M.D.
You’ve probably heard of Lipitor, Zocor, and Crestor. You may even be taking one of these cholesterol-lowering drugs, which are known as statins. They are the most commonly prescribed medication...