Disease Information for Cerivastatin (Baycol) Administration/Toxicity

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Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Transaminase elevation (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Aspartamine aminotransferase (SGOT, AST) (Lab)
AST (SGOT) (aspartamine transferase) (Lab)
Coenzyme Q10 level
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Drug induced Hepatic toxicity
Drug induced Myopathy.
Rhabdomyolysis
Statin Myopathy
Toxic hepatitis
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-cholesterol medications (examples)
DRUG/HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor/cholesterol (example)
DRUG/Statin Medication (ex)
DRUG/Teratogenic/OBGYN Class X/Pregnancy DANGER
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
Cerivastatin (Baycol) admin TOXIC, Brand name/Baycol (Cerivastatin)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose 0.3 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 0.4 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose once daily (RX)
DRUG/Drug discontinued/TOXIC (RX)
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Lipid lowering drug; HMG Coenzyme A reductase inhibitor or so-called Statin drug; Oral preparation; TOXIC and

withdrawn from market; Caused rhabdomyolysis and renal failure

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