Tuesday, June 6, 2023

Is Ezetimibe+atorvastatin a good medicine for lowering cholesterol? Jezeta

 Ezetimibe and atorvastatin combination is used together with a proper diet to treat high cholesterol and triglyceride levels in the blood

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 This medicine may help prevent medical problems caused by clogged blood vessels, such as heart attack and stroke
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 In clinical studies, ezetimibe as monotherapy reduces LDL-C in hyperlipidemic patients by 15–22%
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 The combination of ezetimibe and atorvastatin significantly improved LDL-C, HDL cholesterol, triglycerides, total cholesterol:HDL-C, and high-sensitivity
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 Ezetimibe can lower LDL cholesterol by 15-22% when used by itself, or 21-27% if it's used in combination with a statin
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 However, it is important to note that the atorvastatin/ezetimibe combination (Liptruzet) was withdrawn from the United States market on June 2, 2015
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 As with any medication, there may be side effects, and appropriate studies have not been performed on the relationship of age to the effects of atorvastatin and ezetimibe combination in the pediatric population
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 It is important to consult with a doctor to determine the best medication for your individual needs and to discuss the risks and benefits of taking cholesterol-lowering medicines
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