The drug is used to control high lipid levels and commonly used in cardiovascular disease.
This drug is HMG-CoA Reductase inhibitor (statins) , acts by inhibiting the conversion of HMG-CoA (3-Hydro-3-methyl glutaryl coenzyme A) to mevalonate by enzyme HMG-CoA reductase.
Hence it reduces CH Synthesis by 20-25%.
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Chemical formula – C33H35 FN2O5
Drug class - HMG-CoA Reductase inhibitors(statins)
Trade name - Lipitor
Used to control abnormal lipid levels in blood that is dyslipidemia.(hyperlipidemia and hypercholesterolemia).
Statins are first line of treatment for cardiovascular disease.( prevention of heart attack)
More potent than other statins
Highest LDL-CH lowering efficacy.
Half life is more than other statins
Prevent cardio vascular disease.
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