Fluvastatin (Lescol®, Canef®) is a member of the drug class of statins, used to treat hypercholesterolemia and to prevent cardiovascular disease.


... FLUVASTATIN (Lescol®) blocks the body''s ability to make cholesterol. Fluvastatin can help lower blood cholesterol for patients who are at risk of getting heart disease or a stroke. It is only for patients whose cholesterol level is not controlled by diet. It is not a cure. Generic fluvastatin capsules are not yet available. ...
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Fluvastatin Systematic (IUPAC) name 7-[3-(4-fluorophenyl) -1-( ...
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What You Need To Know About Fluvastatin
... Common brand name: Lescol Type of medication: Part of group of medications called HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors or "statins" Why is this drug prescribed? Fluvastatin is prescribed, along with...
Source: Cleveland Clinic