Simvastatin + Ezetimibe
Information about Simvastatin + Ezetimibe
Simvastatin + ezetimibe uses
Simvastatin+Ezetimibe is used in the treatment of high cholesterol.
How simvastatin + ezetimibe works
This is a combination of two medicines: Simvastatin and ezetimibe.Simvastatin is a lipid-lowering medicine which prevents your body from making "bad" cholesterol (LDL) while raising "good" cholesterol (HDL) levels. Ezetimibe is a cholesterol absorption inhibitor which prevents absorption of cholesterol from the intestines. Together, they provide better reduction of cholesterol in your body.
Common side effects of simvastatin + ezetimibe
Nausea, Constipation, Stomach pain, Headache, Muscle pain, Increased glucose level in blood, Increased liver enzymes