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Lipicon -S is an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor, also known as a "statin", used for lowering high cholesterol and triglycerides in certain patients with appropriate diet. It reduces the risk of cardio vascular diseases, and blood vessels blockage. 

Drug information on Lipicon -S (Nicotinic Acid) from Systopic Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.

Lipicon -S

Systopic Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.
Generic : Simvastatin
10 Tablets
Combination of Generics : Simvastatin, Nicotinic Acid
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Side effects of Simvastatin

  Central Nervous System: Headache, dizziness, sleeplessness, depression.

  Gastrointestinal: Nausea, flatulence, distortion of the sense of taste, abdominal pain, diarrhea, constipation.

  Eye: Lens opacities, blurring of vision.

  Metabolic: Serum transaminases and CPK elevations.

  Musculoskeletal: Muscle pain, muscle weakness and Immune-Mediated Necrotizing Myopathy (IMNM).

  Miscellaneous: Heartburn, hypersensitivity, sexual dysfunction, and upper respiratory symptoms.

When is Simvastatin not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity, acute liver disease or unexplained persistent elevations of serum transaminases, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

♦ Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA


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