Cerivastatin was withdrawn from the U.S. market in 2001. Cerivastatin blocks the production of cholesterol (a type of fat) in the body. Cerivastatin is used to reduce ...
Cerivastatin (brand names: Baycol, Lipobay) is a synthetic member of the class of statins used to lower cholesterol and prevent cardiovascular disease.
cerivastatin (Baycol) was a cholesterol drug that was recalled by the FDA in the United States.
Cerivastatin was recently withdrawn from the market because of 52 deaths attributed to drug-related rhabdomyolysis that lead to kidney failure.
Cerivastatin sodium is a white to off-white hygroscopic amorphous powder that is soluble in water, methanol, and ethanol, and very slightly soluble in acetone.
cerivastatin [sĕ-riv´ah-stat″in] an inhibitor of an enzyme involved in the biosynthesis of cholesterol; used as an adjunct in the treatment of hyperlipidemia ...
Cerivastatin, an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor (statin), was withdrawn from the market in 2001 because of a pronounced increase in the risk of rhabdomyolysis, which ...
Read more about the pharmacogenomics of cerivastatin on PharmGKB.
What are cerivastatin tablets? CERIVASTATIN (Baycol™) blocks the body's ability to make cholesterol. Cerivastatin can help lower blood cholesterol for patients who ...
Cerivastatin is a competitive, reversible inhibitor of the rate limiting enzyme in cholesterol synthesis, HMG CoA reductase (EC 22.214.171.124). Cerivastatin, a stati