colesevelam


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Related to colesevelam: bromocriptine, colesevelam hydrochloride
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colesevelam

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There has been some breakthrough in the management and treatment of this diabetes such as the use of glimepiride, acarbose, alogliptin, canagliflozin, glipizide, glimepiride, empagliflozin, dapagliflozin, colesevelam and sometimes a combination of medication.
Colesevelam hydrochloride: Usefulness of a specifically engineered bile acid sequestrant for lowering LDL-cholesterol.
section][section]) Nonstatin lipid-lowering drugs included Niacin, Gemfibrozil, Fenofibric Acid, Clofibrate, Colesevelam, Colestipol, Cholestyramine, and Cholestyramine/Sorbitol.
The BAS include colesevelam (Welchol, Daiichi Sankyo Inc, Tokyo, Japan), colestipol (Colestid, Pfizer Inc, New York, New York), and cholestyramine (LoCholest, Warner Chilcott Inc, Rockaway, New Jersey; Prevalite, Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Maple Grove, Minnesota; and Questran, Par Pharmaceutical, Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey).
Bile acid sequestrants, such as cholestyramine, colestipol and colesevelam can reduce the absorption of niacin.
Colesevelam hydrochloride: evidence for its use in the treatment of hypercholesterolemia and type 2 diabetes mellitus with insights into mechanism of action.
TABLE 1 How these antidiabetic drugs affect weight (3) Weight gain Weight neutral Weight loss Insulin Alpha-glucosidase inhibitors GLP-1 agonists Meglitinides Bromocriptine Metformin Sulfonylureas Colesevelam Pramlintide Thiazolidinediones DPP-4 inhibitors SGLT2 inhibitors DPP-4, dipeptidyl peptidase-4; GLP-1, glucagon-like peptide-1; SGLT2, sodium-glucose co-transporter 2.
Other, less commonly used drugs for T2DM include pramlintide (Symlin[R], not licensed in Europe for T2DM), colesevelam (Welchol[R]), and bromocriptine (Parlodel[R]).
Treatment of irritable bowel syndrome-diarrhea with pancrealipase or colesevelam and association with steatorrhea.
Products that it anticipates launching this year include Cephalexin, an antibiotic; Zolpidem, a sedative; Colesevelam, a cholesterol treatment; and Felodipine, a calcium antagonist.
The three main bile acid resins prescribed in the United States are cholestyramine (Questran), colestipol (Colestid) and colesevelam (WelChol).