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Switching statins: potential drug interactions with simvastatin


Thompson, AJ, Switching statins: potential drug interactions with simvastatin, Prescriber, 18, (9) pp. 34-41. ISSN 0959-6682 (2007) [Professional, Non Refereed Article]

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DOI: doi:10.1002/psb.70


Switching to generic statins can result in significant cost saving but can also lead to serious drug interactions, compromising patient safety

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Item Type:Professional, Non Refereed Article
Keywords:statins, interactions, simvastatin, myopathy, rhabdomyolysis
Research Division:Biomedical and Clinical Sciences
Research Group:Pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences
Research Field:Pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Clinical health
Objective Field:Clinical health not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Thompson, AJ (Mr Angus Thompson)
ID Code:58168
Year Published:2007
Deposited By:Pharmacy
Deposited On:2009-09-10
Last Modified:2010-03-02

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