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Experience:  MBBS,DTM&H( Univ of Liverpool),34yrs experience in practice
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How does it take for Vytorin to leave your system, Actually

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How long does it take for Vytorin to leave your system
JA: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?
Customer: Actually I have 10 of the side effects
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No the reason he put me on it was because my cholesterol was 25 Pts high, The rest of my health is fine
JA: Do you know if your family has a history of heart disease? In general, how would you describe your health lately?
Customer: I am adopted

Hello,I am Dr. Aren and I will help with your query. Vytorin is a combination of two drugs ,namely,Ezetimibe and Simvastatin.The half life of the two drugs is about 2.5 to 3 hours.The excretion from the body will be gradual and will be excreted from the body in 48 hours/2 days.

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Thank you, ***** ***** felt better the past two days
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
But I did take it for five months

The drugs are excreted fairly quickly and will be eliminated within 48 hours of the last dose,there does not seem to be any storage for the drugs in the body.Please give me a positive rating,thank you.

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