Usual dose: 10-20 mg once daily. Patient requiring large reduction in LDL-cholesterol
Initially 40 mg daily. Dose may be adjusted at 4-wk intervals up to a max of 80 mg daily. Childn & adolescent 10-17 yr w/ heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia
Initially 10 mg once daily, adjusted to a max of 20 mg once daily.