Initially 5-10 mg in the evening. Ischemic heart disease
Initially 20 mg, may be adjusted at intervals of not <4 wk up to a max of 80 mg once daily in the evening. HoFH
40 mg once daily in the evening or 80 mg daily in 3 divided doses of 20 mg, 20 mg, & an evening dose of 40 mg. Patient taking cyclosporine, fibric acid derivatives or nicotinic acid & risk of myopathy
Max: 10 mg daily.