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Possible Interaction: Ethanol and Lovastatin



Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Ethanol , acetaldehyde, acetone, and acetate increase the total intracellular cholesterol content, which is attenuated with lovastatin.
The Journal of Biological Chemistry  •  2009  |  View Paper
Indeed, there are numerous commonly prescribed drugs with significant carboxylesterase-mediated metabolism such as enalapril, lovastatin , irinotecan, clopidogrel, prasugrel, methylphenidate, meperidine, and oseltamivir that may interact with ethanol.
Drug Metabolism and Disposition  •  2010  |  View Paper
The stimulatory effect of mevinolin was present also after dietary addition of cholestyramine (5%) or intraperitoneal administration of ethanol.
Biochimica et biophysica acta  •  1987  |  View Paper
The studies revealed that HAc%, extraction time and EtOH% had significant influences on the recovery yield of monacolins , while HAc% and EtOH% were key factors for the elimination of citrinin.
Food chemistry  •  2015  |  View Paper
Lowering dioscorea and ethanol concentration was able to increase the ratio of monacolin K level to citrinin level.
Journal of agricultural and food chemistry  •  2007  |  View Paper