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Corolin Brand names, Corolin Analogs

Corolin Brand Names Mixture

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Corolin Chemical_Formula


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Corolin fda sheet

Corolin FDA

Corolin msds (material safety sheet)

Corolin Synthesis Reference

W. F. Hoffman et al., U.S. Pat. 4,444,784 (1984)

Corolin Molecular Weight

418.566 g/mol

Corolin Melting Point


Corolin H2O Solubility

0.76 mg/L

Corolin State


Corolin LogP


Corolin Dosage Forms

Tablet (oral)

Corolin Indication

For the treatment of hypercholesterolemia.

Corolin Pharmacology

Simvastatin, the methylated form of lovastatin, is an oral antilipemic agent which inhibits HMG-CoA reductase. simvastatin is used in the treatment of primary hypercholesterolemia and is effective in reducing total and LDL-cholesterol as well as plasma triglycerides and apolipoprotein B.

Corolin Absorption

Absorption of simvastatin, estimated relative to an intravenous reference dose, in each of two animal species tested, averaged about 85% of an oral dose. In animal studies, after oral dosing, simvastatin achieved substantially higher concentrations in the liver than in non-target tissues.

Corolin side effects and Toxicity

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Corolin Patient Information

Patients should be advised about substances they should not take concomitantly with simvastatin and be advised to report promptly unexplained muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness. Patients should also be advised to inform other physicians prescribing a new medication that they are taking ZOCOR.

Corolin Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals