• Definition for "lovastatin"
    • A statin, C24H36O5, that blocks the body's synthesis…
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lovastatin definition

  • noun:
    • A statin, C24H36O5, that blocks the body's synthesis of cholesterol levels and is administered particularly to people vulnerable for cardiovascular illnesses.
    • A statin that inhibits the formation of cholesterol
    • an oral medicine (trade name Mevacor) to lessen cholesterol levels; made use of when dietary changes have actually shown insufficient
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