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 (Pro, More...)
generic name: lovastatin/niacin class: antihyperlipidemic combinations
1 review
   
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6.0
Altocor (More...)
generic name: lovastatin class: statins
0 reviews
   
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10
Altoprev (Pro, More...)
generic name: lovastatin class: statins
1 review
   
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10
B-3-50 (More...)
generic name: niacin class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins
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Crestor (Pro, More...)
generic name: rosuvastatin class: statins
45 reviews
   
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6.2
Lescol (Pro, More...)
generic name: fluvastatin class: statins
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7.5
Lescol XL (More...)
generic name: fluvastatin class: statins
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Lipitor (Pro, More...)
generic name: atorvastatin class: statins
26 reviews
   
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6.3
Livalo (Pro, More...)
generic name: pitavastatin class: statins
22 reviews
   
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5.8
Mevacor (Pro, More...)
generic name: lovastatin class: statins
2 reviews
   
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7.0
Niacin SR (More...)
generic name: niacin class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins
1 review
   
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9.0
Niacor (Pro, More...)
generic name: niacin class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins
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Niaspan (Pro, More...)
generic name: niacin class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins
22 reviews
   
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6.1
Nicotinex (More...)
generic name: niacin class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins
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Simcor (Pro, More...)
generic name: niacin/simvastatin class: antihyperlipidemic combinations
7 reviews
   
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6.7
Slo-Niacin (More...)
generic name: niacin class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins
2 reviews
   
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9.5
Vytorin (Pro, More...)
generic name: ezetimibe/simvastatin class: antihyperlipidemic combinations
14 reviews
   
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7.4
Welchol (Pro, More...)
generic name: colesevelam class: bile acid sequestrants
6 reviews
   
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7.5
Zetia (Pro, More...)
generic name: ezetimibe class: cholesterol absorption inhibitors
16 reviews
   
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6.6
Zocor (Pro, More...)
generic name: simvastatin class: statins
16 reviews
   
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5.3
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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 scientifially 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

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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