Zocor is used for lowering high cholesterol and triglycerides in certain patients. Active Ingredient: Simvastatin Zocor is used for lowering high cholesterol and triglycerides in certain patients. It also increases high-density lipoprotein (HDL, «good») cholesterol levels. It is used along with an appropriate diet. It is used in certain patients to reduce the risk of … Continue reading «Zocor»

Vytorin (Ezetimibe/Simvastatin) is used for reducing total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, and triglycerides and for increasing HDL cholesterol. Active Ingredient: simvastatin, ezetimibe Vytorin (Ezetimibe/Simvastatin) is used for reducing total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, and triglycerides and for increasing HDL cholesterol. Vytorin is available in a 20 mg dosage ( 10 mg of ezetimibe and 10 mg of … Continue reading «Vytorin»

Tricor is prescribed to treat patients with high cholesterol and very high levels of triglycerides in the blood. Active Ingredient: Fenofibrate Tricor contains active substance fenofibrate. In the tissues it turns into the active metabolite: fenofibric acid. In combination with a diet it is used to treat people with very high levels of triglycerides in … Continue reading «Tricor»

Rosuvastatin is used for lowering high cholesterol and triglycerides in certain patients. Active Ingredient: rosuvastatin Rosuvastatin is used for lowering high cholesterol and triglycerides in certain patients. It also increases high-density lipoprotein (HDL, «good») cholesterol levels. It is also used to slow atherosclerosis (narrowing of the arteries) in patients with high blood cholesterol levels. It … Continue reading «Rosuvastatin»

Lopid is used for treating high blood cholesterol and triglycerides. Active Ingredient: Gemfibrozil Lopid is used for treating high blood cholesterol and triglycerides. It is used along with an appropriate diet. Lopid is an antihyperlipidemic agent. It works by lowering the blood levels of triglycerides and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) («bad») cholesterol by reducing their production … Continue reading «Lopid»

Atorlip is used to treat high cholesterol. Active Ingredient: Atorvastatin Atorlip is used to treat high cholesterol. Atorlip-5 is also used to lower the risk of stroke, heart attack, or other heart complications in people with coronary heart disease or type 2 diabetes. Atorlip-5 is a cholesterol-lowering medication that blocks the production of cholesterol (a … Continue reading «Atorlip»

Lipitor is known as a HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor or ‘statin’. It is used for lowering of the cholesterol and triglycerides levels in blood. This drug may also be used to reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke, or other health problems for. Lipitor (Atorvastatin) works by blocking an enzyme that is needed by the body … Continue reading «Lipitor»

Zetia blocks the absorption of cholesterol from the stomach. It can help to lower blood cholesterol for patients who are at the risk of getting a heart disease or a stroke. It is only for the patients whose cholesterol level is not control. Zetia (ezetimibe) is used either alone or with other drugs, along with … Continue reading «Zetia»

Crestor is known as a HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor or ‘statin’. It lowers cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood. This drug may also reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke, or other health problems in patients with risk factors for hear. Generic Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium) works to effectively lower cholesterol by slowing the buildup of plaque … Continue reading «Crestor»