Simvastatin is a lipid-lowering drug obtained by synthetically fermentation of Aspergillus terreus.
Simvastatin is intended for the treatment of high cholesterol and its consequences.
Simvastatin belongs to statins - the most effective group of medications intended for the treatment of high cholesterol. Simvastatin belongs to the third generation of statins and has proven medical efficacy.
The therapeutic effect of Simvastatin is achieved primarily by reducing the fraction of lipoproteins (LDL). Simvastatin acts in two directions - cholesterol is worse perceived by cells and is much faster excreted from the body.
In addition to reducing the harmful fraction of fats, Simvastatin restores the balance of lipids and moderately increases the concentration of high density cholesterol antagonist.
Simvastatin not only reduces harmful cholesterol in the body. Simvastatin also has a vasodilating effect. Simvastatin inhibits the processes of dysfunction of the vascular wall, increasing its elasticity and tone due to the antioxidant action.
Simvastatin improves the rheological properties of blood, has antiproliferative properties, and improves endothelial function after 30 days of therapy.
- Hypercholesterolemia IIA and IIB types according to the classification of Fredrickson, as well as hypertriglyceridemia, if non-pharmacological measures did not bring the expected therapeutic effect.
- High cholesterol and triglycerides, if is a risk risk of coronary heart disease on the background of atherosclerosis of the blood vessels of the heart and the formation of plaques.
- Supportive therapy for the prevention of vascular and cardiac complications - strokes, heart attacks, atherosclerosis.
Contraindications: active pathological processes in the liver, persistent increase in transaminase activity, pregnancy, lactation, hypersensitivity to Simvastatin.
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