Review: how effective is Simvastatin for Hyperlipidemia?
(By eHealthMe on Sep, 2, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.5/5
Long term ratings: 3.6/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Simvastatin (simvastatin) is for Hyperlipidemia. The study is based on 2,653 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Simvastatin
Simvastatin (latest outcomes from 80,737 users) has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in blood cholesterol decreased.
Hyperlipidemia (latest reports from 449,230 patients) can be treated by Simvastatin, Zocor, Atorvastatin Calcium, Lovastatin, Vytorin, Zetia.
On Sep, 2, 2014: 2,653 people are studied for taking Simvastatin in Hyperlipidemia
Simvastatin effectiveness for Hyperlipidemia (number of people):
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Age of people who take Simvastatin for Hyperlipidemia * :
Who find Simvastatin more effective for Hyperlipidemia?
Age of people who find Simvastatin more effective * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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