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Pantok Brand names, Pantok Analogs

Pantok Brand Names Mixture

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Pantok Chemical_Formula


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Pantok msds (material safety sheet)

Pantok Synthesis Reference

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

Pantok Molecular Weight

418.566 g/mol

Pantok Melting Point


Pantok H2O Solubility

0.76 mg/L

Pantok State


Pantok LogP


Pantok Dosage Forms

Tablet (oral)

Pantok Indication

For the treatment of hypercholesterolemia.

Pantok 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.

Pantok 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.

Pantok side effects and Toxicity

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Pantok 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.

Pantok Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals