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    What conditions does Simvastatin treat?

    Increased Triglycerides and Cholesterol, high cholesterol, hardening of the arteries due to plaque buildup, combined high blood cholesterol and triglyceride level, homozygous inherited high blood cholesterol, high amount of triglyceride in the blood, excessive fat in the blood, prevention of transient ischemic attack, treatment to prevent a heart attack, heterozygous inherited high blood cholesterol, treatment to slow progression of coronary artery disease, stroke prevention

    simvastatin may also be used to treat:

    primary prevention of heart attack

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