cerivastatin

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Noun1.cerivastatin - an oral drug (trade name Baycol) to reduce blood cholesterol levelscerivastatin - an oral drug (trade name Baycol) to reduce blood cholesterol levels
lipid-lowering medication, lipid-lowering medicine, statin, statin drug - a medicine that lowers blood cholesterol levels by inhibiting HMG-CoA reductase
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For example, entries for "Cerivastatin," "Lipobay" (the name underwhich Baycol was sold in Europe), "Baycol (Cerivastatin)," and "Baycol 800mcg"would have to be counted along with those under "Baycol" to get a total number of adverse event reports involving the drug.
Zocor (simvastatin), Lipitor (atorvastatin), Lipobay (cerivastatin), Lescol (fluvastatin), Lipostat (pravastatin)