fluvastatin

Medical Dictionary

fluvastatin flu·va·stat·in (flōō'və-stāt'n)
n.
A statin that blocks the body's synthesis of cholesterol and is adminstered especially to individuals at risk for heart disease.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature