Mylan Launches Generic Lescol

Mylan announced the launch of Fluvastatin capsules, the generic version of Novartis' Lescol capsules.         

Lescol is indicated as adjunct to diet in primary hypercholesterolemia, mixed dyslipidemia (Types IIa and IIb), and heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia to reduce elevated total-C, LDL-C, TG, and apo B, and to increase HDL-C when response to nondrug therapy is inadequate. It is also indicated for the secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease.

Fluvastatin is available from Mylan in 20mg and 40mg dosage strengths capsules.

For more information call (800) RX-MYLAN or visit  www.mylan.com.