lipid-lowering drugs

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  1. nicotinic acid / niacin
    decrease lipase activity and reduces hepatic VLDL production; also known as vitamin B
  2. cholestyramine
    bile acid-binding drug
  3. colestipol
    bile acid-binding drug
  4. ezetimibe
    inhibits cholesterol absorbing protein in the brush border
  5. lovastatin
    HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor
  6. simvastatin
    HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor
  7. atorvastatin
    HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor
  8. rosuvastatin
    HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor
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lipid-lowering drugs
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