Class: Statins (Cardiovascular drugs)
Mechanism of Action:
Precautions: Pregnancy; breast-feeding; active liver disease or unexplained, persistent elevations of serum transaminases; hypersensitivity
Interactions: Contraceptives: oral ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel plasma concentrations may be elevated. warfarin:anticoagulant effect of warfarin may be enhanced, increasing the risk of bleeding.
Side Effects: Hypertension,headache, dizziness,paresthesia