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Ezetimibe - A clinically effective and a cost-effective treatment option for dyslipidaemia

Abstract:

Although statins are first-line treatment for most patients with dyslipidaemia, some people require additional or alternative treatment to modify their lipid profile. Many patients treated with statins still fail to achieve increasingly stringent LDL-C goals in clinical practice, and can benefit from add-on ezetimibe therapy, which has a complementary mechanism of action to other drugs in current use. Many clinical studies have demonstrated that combinations of ezetimibe with statins, fibrate...

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Kassianos, G More by this author
Morrell, J More by this author
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Journal:
Drugs in Context
Volume:
4
Issue:
1
Pages:
85-104
Publication date:
2008
EISSN:
1740-4398
ISSN:
1745-1981
URN:
uuid:38cab30f-4e74-420f-8e8a-e7b62347a4e3
Source identifiers:
121031
Local pid:
pubs:121031
Language:
English
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