Statin drugs are available in a range of generic and brand names including atorvastatin (Lipitor), lovastatin (Altoprev), rosuvastatin (Crestor) and fluvastatin (Lescol), according to Mayo Clinic. Other examples of stati... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Examples of safe statins include atorvastatin (Lipitor), rosuvastatin (Crestor) and simvastatin (Zocor). As of July 2015, simvastatin is the most used statin available on the market and the second-most drug that is presc... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting Sewing

Some examples of statins include brand-name medicines such as Lipitor, Crestor, Zocor, Lescol and Mevacor, according to WebMD. These drugs are often the first line of treatment for people who have high cholesterol. More » Health Medications & Vitamins
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