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LDL = 5: Virtues and dangers of multidrug therapy of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20377808     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Multiple-drug therapy of dyslipidemia is frequently used to achieve treatment goals in high-risk patients with coronary artery disease. The authors report a case of a patient treated with a statin, fibrate, ezetimibe, and niacin in whom a calculated low-density lipoprotein cholesterol level of 5 mg/dL was achieved.
William Phillips; Saul Schaefer
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Preventive cardiology     Volume:  13     ISSN:  1751-7141     ISO Abbreviation:  Prev Cardiol     Publication Date:  2010  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-04-09     Completed Date:  2010-07-16     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9813731     Medline TA:  Prev Cardiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  69-71     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, CA, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Anticholesteremic Agents / adverse effects,  therapeutic use
Antilipemic Agents / adverse effects,  therapeutic use*
Azetidines / adverse effects,  therapeutic use
Cholesterol, LDL / blood,  drug effects*
Drug Therapy, Combination
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors / adverse effects,  therapeutic use
Hyperlipidemias / drug therapy*
Liver / drug effects
Middle Aged
Niacin / adverse effects,  therapeutic use
Procetofen / adverse effects,  therapeutic use
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anticholesteremic Agents; 0/Antilipemic Agents; 0/Azetidines; 0/Cholesterol, LDL; 0/Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors; 163222-33-1/ezetimibe; 49562-28-9/Procetofen; 59-67-6/Niacin

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