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Simvastatin 40 mg 30 tabl


SIMVASTATIN Teva® 40  mg


Active Ingredient:

Each Simvastatin 40 mg tablet contains: Simvastatin 40 mg.

Inactive Ingredient:

Lactose monohydrate, Pregelatinized Starch, Microcrystalline cellulose, Ascorbic acid, Citric acid monohydrate, butylhydroxyanisole,  Hypromellose, Titanium dioxide, Macrogol, Triacetin, Red ferric oxide, Yellow ferric oxide (present only in the 10, 20 and 80 mg), Black ferric oxide (present only in the 40, mg).

Pharmacological Group:

Statins group that inhibit the activity of the HMG-CoA reductase enzime.

Therapeutic Activity:

Reduces the risk of total mortality by reducing coronary death: the risk of non-fatal myocardial infarction; the risk of stroke and transient ischemic attack. Reduces the level of LDL and other fatty components in the blood and increases blood HDL levels in patients with hyperlipidemia.

Side effects:

Muscle pains, tenderness and weakness, or muscle cramps, swelling of the face, lips, tongue or throat which causes swallowing or breathing difficulties, rash, itching, hair loss, weakness of limbs, inflammation of the blood vessels, joint pain or inflammation, unusual bruising, hives, lupus-like condition, inflammation of the liver: yellow skin and eyes, dark urine, pale-colored stool, severe abdominal pains, blurred vision, anemia, numbness or weakness of limbs, constipation, flatulence, indigestion, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, insomnia, poor memory, confusion, memory loss, erection problems, headache, dizziness, tendon problems, depression.


Should be stored in a dark dry place below 25°C.


Teva Pharmaceutical Works, Hungary.

Registration Number of the Medicine in the National Drug registry of the Ministry of Health:

Simvastatin 40 mg: 129 18 30737 00


Also known as: Zocor, Simvastatin 40mg USP Tablets, Simvastatin STADA, Zimvast, Lipex, Simvastatin-Ratiopharm, Simcard, Simlup, Starstat, Simvastatina, Sivacor


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