Ezetimibe - simvastatin

Ezetimibe - simvastatin is an active ingredient that is used in some medicines.

The active ingredient is the chemical in a medicine that makes it work. Medicines can have more than one active ingredient and be available under different brand names. Medicines include both active ingredients and inactive ingredients.

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You'll find information about brands of medicines that contain this combination of active ingredients, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets by following the links below.

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(Medicine)
02 Nov 2016 Vytorin 10/10 Tablets is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Vytorin 10/10 Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
02 Nov 2016 Vytorin 10/80 Tablets is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient ezetimibe - simvastatin. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Vytorin 10/80 Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
02 Nov 2016 Vytorin 10/40 Tablets is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient ezetimibe - simvastatin. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Vytorin 10/40 Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
02 Nov 2016 Vytorin 10/20 Tablets is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient ezetimibe - simvastatin. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Vytorin 10/20 Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
30 Jan 2015 A trial in patients with acute coronary syndromes reaffirms the safety and efficacy of a lipid-modifying drug (ezetimibe) when added to statin therapy (simvastatin) for treating elevated LDL-C level in high-risk patients.
For health professionals (CPD activity)
23 May 2014 This Pharmacy Practice Review has been designed to help you reflect on your encounters with patients using a statin and/or ezetimibe. This activity provides you with an opportunity to engage with patients in conversations about reducing CVD risk, encourage adherence to lifestyle modifications and medicine(s), identify possible drug-related adverse effects and consider priorities for patient counselling.

Medicine brands that contain ezetimibe - simvastatin