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Flashcards in Cholesterol drugs Deck (12):
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Hyperlipidemia

Excess fat or lipids in the blood

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Generic name: atorvastatin

Brand name: Lipitor
Hyperlipidemia drug

3

Generic name: fluvastatin

Brand name: Lescol
Hyperlipidemia drug

4

Generic name: lovastatin

Brand name: Mevacor
Hyperlipidemia drug

5

Generic name: pravastatin

Brand name: Pravachol
Hyperlipidemia drug

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Generic name: rosuvastatin

Brand name: Crestor
Hyperlipidemia drug

7

Generic name: simvastatin

Brand name: Zocor
Hyperlipidemia drug

8

Generic name: fenofibrate

Brand name: Tricor
Hyperlipidemia drug

9

Generic name: gemfibrozil

Brand name: Lopid
Hyperlipidemia drug

10

Generic name: cholestyramine

Brand name: Questran
Hyperlipidemia drug

11

Generic name: colesevelam

Brand name: Welchol
Hyperlipidemia drug

12

Generic name: colestipol

Brand name: Colestid
Hyperlipidemia drug