Simvastatin everynight for cholesterol buildup
from what I am seeing (I could be wrong) it block that bad cholestrol it works different and also in combination with other drugs unlike some of the others please if you have any problems please check with your doctor and also talk with the pharmacist where you regularly get your medications he may be able to explain just a little bit better than me but above all I want the best and safest for you
Simvastatin is used to treat high cholesterol levels in the blood. It works by blocking an enzyme that is needed by the body to make cholesterol, so this reduces the amount of cholesterol in the blood.
Simvastatin may also help your body reabsorb cholesterol that has built up in plaques on your artery walls, preventing further blockage in your blood vessels and heart attacks. Research in this area is ongoing.
So in answer to your question it certainly reduces the formation of new plaque but may also help to reduce already formed plaque.
- Simvastatin Information for Consumers
- Simvastatin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Simvastatin (detailed)
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