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60 X 200 mg
Adults: One tablet, three times a day (600 mg).
Elderly: May reduce the dosage in accordance with kidney function.
Children: This medicine is not intended for use in children.
Reduction of high blood level of cholesterol and triglycerides where diet regimen is insufficient.
Known hypersensitivity, patients with severe liver dysfunction or primary biliary cirrhosis, and in those patients with severe renal disorders (serum creatinine values above 530 uMol/liter). Patients with the nephrotic syndrome, pregnant women or nursing mothers.
LDL and HDL levels should be monitored during treatment. Periodic blood counts and liver function tests are recommended.
Feeling of fullness of the stomach, myositis-like syndrome. Rarely, disorders of sexual potency and general hypersensitivity.
Coumarin anticoagulants, oral hypoglycemics, insulin.