What it is

Lescol (fluvastatin) belongs to a group of drugs called HMG CoA reductase inhibitors, or “statins”. Fluvastatin reduces levels of “bad” cholesterol (low-density lipoprotein, or LDL) and triglycerides in the blood, while increasing levels of...

What it treats

Lescol is used is used in adults and children who are at least 10 years old to lower high cholesterol and triglyceride (types of fat) levels in the blood and to slow the build-up of plaque (fatty deposits) in your blood vessels. Lescol is also used to lower the risk...