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Side effect(s) of Lovastatin

Read the side effects of Lovastatin as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Body As a Whole - Weakness.

Gastrointestinal - Abdominal pain, non- fatal liver failure, constipation, diarrhea, indigestion, flatulence and nausea.

Musculoskeletal - Muscle cramps, muscle pain, Immune-Mediated Necrotizing Myopathy (IMNM).

Central Nervous System - Dizziness, cognitive impairment (e.g., memory loss, forgetfulness, amnesia, memory impairment, confusion) and headache.

Skin - Rash.

Special Senses - Blurred vision.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Lovastatin

Lovastatin(Altocor) generic is a HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor, prescribed for high cholesterol. It reduces the production of certain fatty substances in the body.
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