is indicated as an adjunctive therapy to diet to reduce elevated total
cholesterol (TC), low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C),
apolipoprotein B (Apo B), triglycerides (TG) and to increase HDL-C in
adult patients with primary hyperlipidemia or mixed dyslipidemia.
Dosage & Administration:
dose range for Pitavastatin is 1 to 4 mg orally once daily at any time
of the day with or without food. The recommended starting dose is 2 mg
and the maximum dose is 4 mg. The starting dose and maintenance doses of
Pitavastatin should be individualized according to patient
characteristics, such as goal of therapy and response.