"Ezetimibe" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
An azetidine derivative and ANTICHOLESTEREMIC AGENT that inhibits intestinal STEROL absorption. It is used to reduce total CHOLESTEROL; LDL CHOLESTEROL, and APOLIPOPROTEINS B in the treatment of HYPERLIPIDEMIAS.
- SCH 58235
- 58235, SCH
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Ezetimibe" by people in Profiles.
Virani SS, Kennedy KF, Akeroyd JM, Morris PB, Bittner VA, Masoudi FA, Stone NJ, Petersen LA, Ballantyne CM. Variation in Lipid-Lowering Therapy Use in Patients With Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol =190 mg/dL: Insights From the National Cardiovascular Data Registry-Practice Innovation and Clinical Excellence Registry. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2018 05; 11(5):e004652.
Lloyd-Jones DM, Morris PB, Ballantyne CM, Birtcher KK, Daly DD, DePalma SM, Minissian MB, Orringer CE, Smith SC. 2017 Focused Update of the 2016 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on the Role of Non-Statin Therapies for LDL-Cholesterol Lowering in the Management of Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Risk: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Task Force on Expert Consensus Decision Pathways. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Oct 03; 70(14):1785-1822.
Rizvi AA, Nikolic D, Sallam HS, Montalto G, Rizzo M, Abate N. Adipokines and lipoproteins: modulation by antihyperglycemic and hypolipidemic agents. Metab Syndr Relat Disord. 2014 Feb; 12(1):1-10.
Califf RM, Harrington RA, Blazing MA. Premature release of data from clinical trials of ezetimibe. N Engl J Med. 2009 Aug 13; 361(7):712-7.
Bouknight P, Mackler L, Heffington M. FPIN's clinical inquiries. Best alternatives to statins for treating hyperlipidemia. Am Fam Physician. 2007 Oct 01; 76(7):1027-9.