Simvastatin - Can I crush this drug?

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5 Feb 2010

Yes, according to this web site on administration of drugs.

Simvastatin Crush, mix with water and administer

http://www.formulary.cht.nhs.uk/Guidelines/MMC/062b_MedEnt_IndivDrugs.htm
This is from the UK... If it is good enough for them. Then it is good for us in the States.

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