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Sitagliptin/simvastatin (By mouth)

Simvastatin (sim-va-STAT-in), Sitagliptin Phosphate (sit-a-GLIP-tin FOS-fate)

Treats type 2 diabetes and lowers cholesterol and triglyceride levels. Juvisync will no longer be marketed in the United States as of September 26, 2013, but it may be available in other countries.

Brand Name(s):

Juvisync

There may be other brand names for this medicine.

When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:

This medicine is not right for everyone. Do not use if you had an allergic reaction to sitagliptin or simvastatin, if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have liver disease.

How to Use This Medicine:

Tablet

Drugs and Foods to Avoid:

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Warnings While Using This Medicine:

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088


Last Updated: 12/12/2016

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