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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 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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Advicor (More...)
generic name: lovastatin/niacin class: antihyperlipidemic combinations
1 review
   
6.0
Altocor (More...)
generic name: lovastatin class: statins
0 reviews
   
10
Altoprev (More...)
generic name: lovastatin class: statins
1 review
   
10
B3-500-Gr (More...)
generic name: niacin class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins
1 review
   
10
Crestor (Pro, More...)
generic name: rosuvastatin class: statins
49 reviews
   
6.4
Lescol (Pro, More...)
generic name: fluvastatin class: statins
0 reviews
   
7.5
Lescol XL (More...)
generic name: fluvastatin class: statins
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Lipitor (Pro, More...)
generic name: atorvastatin class: statins
32 reviews
   
6.4
Livalo (Pro, More...)
generic name: pitavastatin class: statins
30 reviews
   
6.4
Mevacor (More...)
generic name: lovastatin class: statins
2 reviews
   
7.0
Niacin SR (More...)
generic name: niacin class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins
1 review
   
9.0
Niacor (More...)
generic name: niacin class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins
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Niaspan (More...)
generic name: niacin class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins
23 reviews
   
6.2
Nicotinex (More...)
generic name: niacin class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins
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Simcor (More...)
generic name: niacin/simvastatin class: antihyperlipidemic combinations
7 reviews
   
6.7
Slo-Niacin (More...)
generic name: niacin class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins
2 reviews
   
9.5
Vytorin (More...)
generic name: ezetimibe/simvastatin class: antihyperlipidemic combinations
14 reviews
   
7.4
Welchol (Pro, More...)
generic name: colesevelam class: bile acid sequestrants
7 reviews
   
7.1
Zetia (Pro, More...)
generic name: ezetimibe class: cholesterol absorption inhibitors
19 reviews
   
6.7
Zocor (Pro, More...)
generic name: simvastatin class: statins
20 reviews
   
5.4
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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.

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Learn more about High Cholesterol

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

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