cerivastatin, Baycol

What is the dosage for cerivastatin?

Cerivastatin usually is taken once daily at bedtime. It may be taken with or without food.

Which drugs or supplements interact with cerivastatin?

With other drugs in the same class as cerivastatin, the risk of muscle damage (see below) is increased when they are given at the same time as other medications such as cyclosporine (Sandimmune; Neoral), gemfibrozil (Lopid), erythromycin, itraconazole (Sporanox) and nicotinic acid. It is assumed that cerivastatin will interact similarly.

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