It is used to treat people who have high cholesterol levels, including people who have certain inherited cholesterol disorders. When you use this medication, you also need to make lifestyle changes, which may include switching to a diet low in fat and cholesterol, quitting smoking, and increasing the amount of exercise you do.
This medicine is for oral use only. Swallow this medication as a whole with water. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take this medication at a fixed time each day if it is indicated for everyday use.