sequestrant


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se·ques·trant

 (sĭ-kwĕs′trənt)
n.
A chemical that promotes sequestration.

sequestrant

(sɪˈkwɛstrənt)
n
(Horticulture) chem any substance used to bring about sequestration, often by chelation. They are used in horticulture to counteract lime in the soil
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The internist will lose the case because he should have chosen a statin over a bile acid sequestrant.
Adding ezetimibe to a bile acid sequestrant reduces LDL cholesterol (SOR: B).
Johnson Commercial Products has developed a fast acting disinfectant and cleaner that contains a solvent, polymeric biguanide, quaternary ammonium salt and a sequestrant.
Because co-administration of bile acid sequestrants may reduce the bioavailability of acidic medicinal products such as nicotinic acid, it is recommended that Tredaptive be administered > 1 hour before or > 4 hours after administration of a bile acid sequestrant (see section 4.
Colesevelam hydrochloride (HCI) is a bile acid sequestrant indicated alone or in combination with a statin, and as an adjunct to diet and exercise, for the reduction of elevated low-density lipoprotei n-cholesterol (LDL-C) in patients with primary hypercholesterolemia.
University, examined the interaction of levothyroxine with two relatively new drugs--colesevelam (Welchol), the newest bile acid sequestrant approved for hyperlipidemia and diabetes; and lanthanum carbonate (Fosrenol), a new phosphate binder used in end-stage renal disease.
Colesevelam HCl, a bile acid sequestrant, was shown in the GLOWS study that adding colesevelam HCl to oral antidiabetes medications significantly reduced both lipid and A1C levels.
Dosing of VYTORIN should occur either (>=)2 hours before or (>=)4 hours after administration of a bile acid sequestrant (see PRECAUTIONS, Drug Interactions).
to sponsor a prospective study of the glucose-lowering effects of its bile acid sequestrant drug, Dr.
Weitzman, an endocrinologist at Stony Brook University, New York, examined the interaction of levothyroxine with two relatively new drugs--colesevelam (Welchol), the newest bile acid sequestrant approved for hyperlipidemia and diabetes; and lanthanum carbonate (Fosrenol), a new phosphate binder used in end-stage renal disease.
In the Familial Atherosclerosis Treatment Study (FATS), either lovastatin or niacin in combination with a bile acid sequestrant for 2.