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Fluvastatin

Lescol, Lescol Xl (fluvastatin) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Fluvastatin was first approved as Lescol on 1993-12-31. It is used to treat coronary artery disease, hypercholesterolemia, hyperlipoproteinemias, and hypertriglyceridemia in the USA. The pharmaceutical is active against 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-Coenzyme A reductase.

 

Trade Name

 

Lescol, Lescol Xl
 

Common Name

 

fluvastatin
 

ChEMBL ID

 

CHEMBL2220442
 

Indication

 

coronary artery disease, hypercholesterolemia, hyperlipoproteinemias, hypertriglyceridemia
 

Drug Class

 

Enzyme inhibitors: antihyperlipidemics (HMG-CoA inhibitors)

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