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High Cholesterol Medications

Definition of High Cholesterol:

Acquired lipid disorders is a group of disorders characterized by an excess of fatty substances, such as cholesterol, triglycerides, and lipoproteins present in the blood.

Drugs (by generic name) associated with High Cholesterol

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of High Cholesterol. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

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aspirin / pravastatin systemic (More...)
class: antihyperlipidemic combinations, platelet aggregation inhibitors
0 reviews
   
8.0
colesevelam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: bile acid sequestrants
8 reviews
   
7.5
lovastatin / niacin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antihyperlipidemic combinations
1 review
   
7.5
fluvastatin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: statins
0 reviews
   
7.5
ezetimibe / simvastatin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antihyperlipidemic combinations
14 reviews
   
7.4
lovastatin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: statins
8 reviews
   
7.3
gemfibrozil systemic (Pro, More...)
class: fibric acid derivatives
13 reviews
   
7.0
niacin / simvastatin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antihyperlipidemic combinations
7 reviews
   
6.7
rosuvastatin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: statins
55 reviews
   
6.4
niacin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins
34 reviews
   
6.4
pitavastatin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: statins
36 reviews
   
6.0
alirocumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: PCSK9 inhibitors
3 reviews
   
5.8
simvastatin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: statins
70 reviews
   
5.7
atorvastatin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: statins
58 reviews
   
5.7
ezetimibe systemic (Pro, More...)
class: cholesterol absorption inhibitors
25 reviews
   
5.7
pravastatin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: statins
16 reviews
   
5.5
fenofibric acid systemic (Pro, More...)
class: fibric acid derivatives
12 reviews
   
5.2
simvastatin / sitagliptin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antidiabetic combinations, antihyperlipidemic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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probucol systemic (More...)
class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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cerivastatin systemic (More...)
class: statins
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atorvastatin / ezetimibe systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antihyperlipidemic combinations
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clofibrate systemic (More...)
class: fibric acid derivatives
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mycophenolate mofetil systemic (Pro, More...)
class: selective immunosuppressants
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Alternative treatments for High Cholesterol

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for High Cholesterol. Their efficacy may not have been scientifically tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of High Cholesterol.

Topics under High Cholesterol

Synonym(s): Cholesteremia; Cholesterol, Elevated Levels; Cholesterol, High; Cholesterolemia; Familial Hypercholesterolemia; Hypercholesterolemia; Hypercholesterolemia, Familial; Hyperlipidemia; Lipid Metabolism Disorders

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