Results for: Atorvastatin

Atorvastatin solubility in water?

0,080 mg/ml according to Chinna Reddy Palem, Shweta Patel and Varsha B. Pokharkar PDA Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology May/June 2009 vol. 63 no. 3 217-225

How atorvastatin work in human body?

Atorvastatin works by blocking an enzyme in the liver that your body uses to make cholesterol. When less cholesterol is produced, the liver takes up more cholesterol from the (MORE)
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What is atorvastatins pharmacological functions?

Statins are used to lower the level of cholesterol. Atorvastatin is an HMG CoA reductase selective inhibitor. It lowers plasma cholesterol and lipoprotein levels by inhibiti (MORE)

Is pravastain same has atorvastatin?

Not pravastain, it is called pravastatin. They are different drugs but both are statin drugs. Atorvastatin(generic form of Lipitor) is considered more powerful thanpravastatin (MORE)