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Vitamins & Supplements board

  1. Supplements and Rx meds
    ... naturally in the body: Atorvastatin, Doxorubicin, Fluvastatin , Gemfibrozil, Lovastatin, Perphe****ne, Pravastatin...

Weight Loss board

  1. Liver cleanse????
    ... of last year: I've been on Lescol XL (80 mg fluvastatin sodium) about a year to control high cholesterol....
    ... m having. My current thinking is that the Lescol ( fluvastatin ) caused hemolytic anemia, resulting in formation of...

Anemia board

  1. There is something wrong with my blood
    ... prescription slip was "Omega-3") and the other was Fluvastatin 40 mg. Every day is a struggle until I can find...

Heart Disorders board

  1. Positive Stress Test resulting ECG suggestive of myocardial ischemia
    ... posted here before. I've wpw. I'm start taking the fluvastatin . Last night and the night before, I got NO Pain!...

High Cholesterol board

  1. Does Triglyceride Effect Your Sex Drive
    ... no effects on sexual function were reported with Fluvastatin . ED was reported with Atorvastatin and Simvastatin...

  2. opinions sought-Do I need statin?
    ... in strength and all are stronger than the Lescol ( fluvastatin .) Yes, all four being statins, they will share the...

  3. Lovastatin Question
    ... inclined to recommend the Pravacol. Another weak one, fluvastatin , is sold as Lescol. Start with the smallest possible...

  4. Lipitor
    ... since removed from the market), to a low of 0 for Fluvastatin (aka Lescol), and all others were less then 1. The...

  5. I really could use some help about now!
    ... which is somewhat less strong, or pravastatin or fluvastatin (Lescol) which are far weaker and thus less prone...

  6. Lescol Users - Warning Regarding Dietary Interactions
    ... I started on LescolXL (80mg timed-release fluvastatin ) an athlete, and quit it a near-invalid ... and went...
    ... dysfuntion and hypogonadism are possible side effects. Fluvastatin is one of the two I haven't tried--all with unsatisfactory...

  7. FDA Reviewer Says 5 Drugs Need Closer Scrutiny (including Crestor)
    ... USE drug: 1. Rosuvastatin joins atorvastatin and fluvastatin as the statins that have not demonstrated a health...

  8. Well, I tried everything, now I've gotta go back on Statins...
    ... popular being lovastatin, pravastatin, simvastatin, and fluvastatin and fibrates. Their effect is one-dimensional; lower...
    ... popular being lovastatin, pravastatin, simvastatin, and fluvastatin and fibrates. Their effect is one-dimensional; lower...

  9. Ed With Zocor
    ... impotence recurred. Alternative lipid-lowering therapies ( fluvastatin or fenofibrate) did not cause this effect in these...

  10. Crestor Warning
    ... percent for lovastatin, 4.0 percent for simvastatin and fluvastatin , 3.0 percent for pravastatin and 2.2 percent for atorvastat...

  11. Low thyroid and Crestor - confused -
    ... and macrolide antibiotics. (4,6,8) Pravastatin and fluvastatin , which are not metabolized by the P450 CYP3A4 pathway...

  12. Lipitor / Statins Using Bad Statistics
    ... holesterolaemia: simvastatin, atorvastatin, pravastatin and fluvastatin . Each of the statins may cause myalgia or rhabdomyolysis...
    ... Me****r), pravastatin (Pravachol), Zocor (Zocor), fluvastatin (Lescol) and atorvastatin (Lipitor)....
    ... Me****r), pravastatin (Pravachol), Zocor (Zocor), fluvastatin (Lescol) and atorvastatin (Lipitor). OK...AND what...

  13. Is LDL of 100 low enough?
    ... patients who have mild chronic kidney insufficiency. Fluvastatin and prevention of cardiac events after a successful ... years. The goal of this study was to assess whether fluvastatin reduces major cardiac events. A total of 1677 patients ... first PCI were randomly assigned to receive 80 mg/d of fluvastatin and 833 a placebo. After a median follow-up time of ... 3.9 years 21.4% of the patients in the fluvastatin group had a MACE, compared to 26.7% in the placebo...

  14. Statins: Awfully compelling evidence...
    ... was not powered for clinical events; the effect of fluvastatin on CHD events is being studied in the ongoing Lescol...
    ... was not powered for clinical events; the effect of fluvastatin on CHD events is being studied in the ongoing Lescol...

Lupus board

  1. Body is producing wrong cells?
    ... stopped it before the ultrasound (2005). 2007, I was in Fluvastatin and metformin, my gastro dr said I need to take Nexium...

Hepatitis board

  1. Cholesterol lowering drugs and HCV
    ... do with cholesterol lowering drugs, (atorvastatin, fluvastatin , lovastatin, pravastatin and simvastatin), and their...
    ... do with cholesterol lowering drugs, (atorvastatin, fluvastatin , lovastatin, pravastatin and simvastatin), and their...

Men's Health board

  1. Low Testosterone Diagnosed - Pharmacy or GNC?
    ... hypogonadism. The more we look, the less innocent the fluvastatin appears. I’ve attached some information on my gallbladder ... at least one instance of pancreatitis attributed to fluvastatin , while another author questions whether it’s not...
    ... CYP3A4, the secondary (~35%) pathway for clearance of fluvastatin (primary is CYP2C9). I believe I stopped Lescol around...
    ... CYP3A4 metabolism, the first-pass pharmacokinetics of fluvastatin indicate saturability; with diminished metabolism ... do this in rats) resulted in a hepatic buildup of fluvastatin and/or its metabolites, the action of flavones in ... is citrus-flavored I mention it here. Although fluvastatin would seem an unlikely candidate for the grapefruit ... muscle cells. In short, when things go wrong with fluvastatin , the results are not as disastrous as with other ... account for the fact that at a sustained 80-mg dose, fluvastatin is more likely to result in elevated ALT transaminase...