Is That Statin Doing You Any Good?
THURSDAY, Oct. 17, 2019 -- Many people who take cholesterol-lowering statins may not benefit from them, researchers say. Drugs like atorvastatin (Lipitor) and fluvastatin (Lescol) provide little value to people without heart disease, new research... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 17, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

fluvastatin (Lescol, Lescol XL)
Title: fluvastatin (Lescol, Lescol XL)Category: MedicationsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/9/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cholesterol General)
Source: MedicineNet Cholesterol General - August 9, 2019 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Lescol (Fluvastatin Sodium) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - March 3, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Mylan Launches One of First Generic Lescol XL(R) Tablets
HERTFORDSHIRE, England and PITTSBURGH, Sept. 18, 2015 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Mylan N.V. (MYL) today announced the U.S. launch of Fluvastatin Sodium Extended-release Tablets, 80 mg, which is the generic version of Novartis' Lescol XL&... Biopharmaceuticals, Generics, FDA, Product LaunchMylan, Novartis, Lescol, Fluvastatin (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 18, 2015 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Epithelial Cell Permeability and Drug Absorbtion 1999
Guest Editor(s) Gordon L. Amidon No evidence for the involvement of the multidrug resistance associated protein and or the monocarboxylic acid transporter in the intestinal transport of fluvastatin in rats Author(s) Anders Lindahl Sofia Frid Anna Lena Ungell Hans (Source: AAPS Publications)
Source: AAPS Publications - August 19, 2015 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Statin Myth A New Factor In Diabetes
Over the past two decades, I have watched with increasing alarm the skyrocketing numbers of patients with type 2 diabetes who come to my wellness clinic. Often, they come to see me about other medical issues, but their diabetes adds a new level of complications to their treatment. Type 2 diabetes occurs when the body’s response to insulin – the hormone critical for the maintenance of healthy blood sugar levels – becomes either ineffective or the insulin itself is produced in insufficient amounts. The horrific trend I’m seeing at my wellness clinic mirrors almost exactly what’s happening in the...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - May 6, 2015 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dr. Al Sears Tags: Nutrition diabetes insulin statins type 2 diabetes Source Type: news

BP, Cholesterol Drugs Recalled Over Contamination FearsBP, Cholesterol Drugs Recalled Over Contamination Fears
Novartis has sent letters to physicians informing them that free samples of Diovan, Tekturna, Lescol, and other drugs may have been contaminated by a chemical in their packaging. Heartwire (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 20, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Alert Source Type: news

Fluvastatin, Peginterferon, and Ribavirin for Naive Genotype 1 HCVFluvastatin, Peginterferon, and Ribavirin for Naive Genotype 1 HCV
Could adding a statin to pegylated interferon and ribavirin help in the treatment of certain forms of hepatitis C? Journal of Viral Hepatitis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 4, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news