18 YEARS OLD AND ABOVE
Initial dosage of therapy 3 x daily 100 mg, or 300 mg/day is administered as a single dose.
If after cholesterol diet, the concentration of cholesterol stays at >4g/L, the dosage can be increased to 4 x daily 100 mg.
Initial dosage should be maintained until the cholesterol level gets back to normal.
If cholesterol level is stabilized, dosage of 2 x daily 100 mg can be given provided that the cholesterol level is checked every 3 months.
If there is a new increase in lipid levels in the blood, dose should go back to initial dosage (3 x daily 100 mg).