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M 5 (Simvastatin 5 mg)

Pill imprint M 5 has been identified as Simvastatin 5 mg.

Simvastatin is used in the treatment of high cholesterol; cardiovascular risk reduction; high cholesterol, familial homozygous; high cholesterol, familial heterozygous; prevention of cardiovascular disease (and more), and belongs to the drug class statins. Not for use in pregnancy. Simvastatin 5 mg is not a controlled substance under the Controlled Substance Act (CSA).

Simvastatin
Imprint:
M 5
Strength:
5 mg
Color:
Yellow
Shape:
Round
Availability:
Prescription only
Drug Class:
Statins
Pregnancy Category:
X - Not for use in pregnancy
CSA Schedule:
Not a controlled drug
Manufacturer:
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
National Drug Code (NDC):
00378-5401
Inactive Ingredients:
ascorbic acid
butylated hydroxyanisole
citric acid monohydrate
hydroxypropyl cellulose
hypromelloses
lactose monohydrate
magnesium stearate
microcrystalline cellulose
corn starch
ferric oxide red
titanium dioxide
ferric oxide yellow

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