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Zocor

Medicine Information

Zocor:

Active Ingredient: Simvastatin

  • Why is Zocor medication prescribed?

Zocor (Simvastatin) helps reduce the risks of heart attack and stroke when taken with proper diet and exercise. The medicine also decrease chances of undergoing a heart surgery in people suffering from heart disease or are at a risk of developing heart disease. Besides this, the medicine is used to decrease LDL and increase HDL levels. It slows down the production of cholesterol in the body.

  • How should Zocor medicine be used?

Generally the tablet is taken once in a day orally in the evening. Try and take the medicine around the same time every day to avoid missing a dose. The medicine should be taken exactly as directed by the doctor and not more or less.

  • What should I do if I forget a dose?

A missed dose should be taken as soon as you remember it. In case the time to take your next dose is near, skip the missed dose and continue with the regular dose. Never take a double dose of this medicine.

  • What side effects can Zocor medication cause?

While on Zocor (Simvastatin) the patient may experience side-effects such as decreased urination, loss of appetite, muscle pain, weakness, pain in stomach, yellowing of the skin or eyes, blister, flushing, fever or chills, hives, itching, rash, swelling of face, lips, feet, ankles or other parts of the body, hoarseness, difficulty in breathing, sensitivity to light or joint pain.

  • Precautions:
  • Before taking this medicine, talk to your doctor about your allergies or if you are taking any antifungal medication.
  • Also, if you are on any other prescription and nonprescription medications, vitamins or nutritional supplements inform your doctor.

Also, if you have any liver disease or if you have planned to undergo any surgery or are planning pregnancy you must tell your doctor.

  1. Drug Name

    Prescription Required

    Salt Name

    Action

  1. GENERIC EQUIVALENT TO ZOCOR 10mg

    Yes

    Simvastatin

  2. GENERIC EQUIVALENT TO ZOCOR 20mg

    Yes

    Simvastatin

  3. GENERIC EQUIVALENT TO ZOCOR 40mg

    Yes

    Simvastatin

  4. GENERIC EQUIVALENT TO ZOCOR 5mg

    Yes

    Simvastatin

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