lovastatin lovastatin  /loʊ ˈvæ stə tɪn/


  • (n) an oral drug (trade name Mevacor) to reduce blood cholesterol levels; used when dietary changes have proved inadequate


  1. Neither factor would necessarily outweigh lovastatin's benefits.
  2. They thought that a compound like lovastatin might do the job.
  3. The same diet with lovastatin reduced cholesterol 31%.


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