ACTIVE INGREDIENT: Simvastatin
STRENGTH, PACK SIZE & GMS CODES:
10 mg film-coated tablets x 30 ~ 46307
20 mg film-coated tablets x 30 ~ 46492
40 mg film-coated tablets x 30 ~ 46368
Treatment of primary hypercholesterolaemia or mixed dyslipidaemia, as an adjunct to diet, when response to diet and other non- pharmacological treatments (e.g. exercise, weight reduction) is inadequate.
Treatment of homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia (HoFH) as an adjunct to diet and other lipid-lowering treatments (e.g. LDL apheresis) or if such treatments are not appropriate.
Reduction of cardiovascular mortality and morbidity in patients with manifest atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease or diabetes mellitus, with either normal or increased cholesterol levels, as an adjunct to correction of other risk factors and other cardioprotective therapy.