Lescol, Lescol Xl (fluvastatin) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Fluvastatin was first approved as Lescol on 1993-12-31. It is used to treat coronary artery disease, hypercholesterolemia, hyperlipoproteinemias, and hypertriglyceridemia in the USA. The pharmaceutical is active against 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-Coenzyme A reductase.
|Trade Name||Lescol, Lescol Xl|
|Indication||coronary artery disease, hypercholesterolemia, hyperlipoproteinemias, hypertriglyceridemia|
|Drug Class||Enzyme inhibitors: antihyperlipidemics (HMG-CoA inhibitors)|