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Zocor is a prescribed medication that helps to control high cholesterol and triglycerides in blood. It is highly effective ad provide outputs within few days. Other than cholesterol it also deals with heart diseases. It is manufactured by Mark and Company. It is prescribed by doctor mainly in 3 cases: High cholesterol, High Triglycerides and for preventing cardiovascular disease.
This drug is basically part of statins and it mainly blocks an enzyme due to which rate of cholesterol production is reduced. Its main functions are to improve the ability of liver by reducing LDL and increasing HDL. It also reduces quantity of triglycerides with an ease.
By reducing cholesterol patient can avoid chances of heart disease, stiffness of arteries, stroke, blockage etc. Zocor has many advantages but sometimes it generates side effects that disturb the patient while. It is suggested to take doctor’s help in such conditions. Hives, difficult breathing etc are some emergency situations when patient should be taken to hospital immediately.
While starting course of Zocor patient should discuss his whole medical history with doctor so that he can provide appropriate prescription and dosage to patient. This medication generates different results for different patients. Some may face severe side effects and some may not suffer them.
If patient follows a strict diet plan and daily exercise along with zocor then he could eliminate the cholesterol issue from his life and can lead a healthy life forever. There are some diseases which do not permit patients to take this medication. It mainly includes diabetes, Thyroid, Kidney failure, pregnancy etc.
In a recent survey it was observed that daily 20 mg of Zocor dose is sufficient to reduce 38% of bad cholesterol from body. In case patient suffer from nausea, stomach pain, constipation etc then no need to worry. These are some normal side effects which would disappear within a small course of time.