Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Zocor, Simvastatin News

News on Zocor, Simvastatin (generic) continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Yesterday | The Times Bulletin

Men who take statins may exercise less

Older men taking the cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins appear to be slightly less active than those who don't take them, a new study suggests.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Cholesterol, Health, Fluvastatin (generic), Lescol, Lescol XL, Pravachol, Pravastatin (generic), Lipitor, Atorvastatin (generic), Oregon Health & Science University

Mon Jul 21, 2014

CiteULike

Effects of Lowering LDL Cholesterol on Progression of Kidney Disease.

Lowering LDL cholesterol reduces the risk of developing atherosclerotic events in CKD, but the effects of such treatment on progression of kidney disease remain uncertain.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cholesterol, Health, Zetia, Ezetimibe (generic), Kidney Cancer

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Town Talk

Roach: Doctor needs to have test re-done

Dear Dr. Roach: Recently, during a doctor's visit, my doctor informed me that my triglycerides had increased from about 200 three months ago to 417.

Comment?

Related Topix: Triglycerides, Medicine, Health, Tricor, Fenofibrate (generic), Pain, Chest Pain, Life, Food, Dieting

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Kevin, M.D.

Why are doctors still prescribing Zetia?

A health research company just released a list of the 100 top drugs in America according to sales.

Comment?

Related Topix: Zetia, Ezetimibe (generic), Medicine, Cholesterol, Health, Niacin (generic), Niaspan, Niacor

Tue Jul 01, 2014

HeraldSun.com

Black pepper saves life in an emergency

Q. I am writing to tell you how your advice helped solve a near tragedy. My husband and I were recently on a trip to Mongolia in a very remote location when he hit his leg on the sharp corner of a metal wood stove.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Lipitor, Atorvastatin (generic), Cholesterol, Health, Pain, Durham, NC

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••