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Advicor® (niacin extended-release/lovastatin) is a combination medicine that is commonly used for the treatment of high cholesterol and high triglycerides in the blood. The drug works by controlling the rate of cholesterol production in the body and decreasing the release of triglycerides into the blood.
Regular use of Advicor can result in a decrease of total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, and triglycerides, and an increase of HDL cholesterol. Potential side effects may include flushing, infection, or a general feeling of weakness.
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