anticholesterol

anticholesterol

(ˌæntɪkəˈlɛstəˌrɒl)
n
an agent which acts against cholesterol, either as an antibody produced naturally by many mammals or in the form of a drug
adj
countering cholesterol
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Back then, an MRP was imposed on antihypertensive, anticholesterol, antibiotic, and anticancer drugs.
Nitrogen-containing bisphosphonates (N-BPs) and statins (a kind of anticholesterol drugs) are the most common medicines to increase or decrease the P-Ag level via inhibiting the P-Agrelevant enzyme [60].
We excluded 934 subjects due to the following reasons: younger than 18 years old (n = 3); positive for HBs antigen or HCV antibody (n = 65); history of gastrectomy (n = 21); drug taking history, such as antihypertension drugs, antidiabetic drugs, anticholesterol drugs, corticosteroids, and proton pump inhibitors (n = 313); and alcohol consumption more than 140 g/week for male and 70 g/week for female (n = 532, male = 436 and female = 96).
Fresh or dried calyxes ofkarkade have been used traditionally as herbal drinks (cold and hot) because karkade has different therapeutic properties such as anticancer, antiviral, antifungal, antibacterial, antioxidant, antidiabetic, antihypertensive, antihyperlipidemia (anticholesterol), antiobesity, antispasmodic, and antitumor effects, decreasing the viscosity of the blood and stimulating intestinal peristalsis, and can be used to treat sore throats, coughs, and genital problems and it has also nephro/hepatoprotective and renal/diuretic effect and so forth [6].
Lee, "Hepatotoxicity of anticholesterol, cardiovascular, and endocrine drugs and hormonal agents," Gastroenterology Clinics of North America, vol.
Cinnamon from the selection of traditional applications to its novel effects on the inhibition of angiogenesis in cancer cells and prevention of Alzheimer's disease, and a series of functions such as antioxidant, anticholesterol, antidiabetes, antibacterial, antifungal, nematicidal, acaracidal, and repellent activities.
Among three of the most common drug categories--antihypertensives, antidepressants, and antibiotics--consumption has nearly doubled between 2000 and 2011 across OECD countries, while the consumption of anticholesterol medications has tripled over this same time period (OECD 2013).
aculeastrum fruits have been associated with anticancer (skin and cervix), anti-inflammatory, and anticholesterol activities [30].
Low level of HDL cholesterol was found in 117 (44.3%) patients (Table 3): 35 patients were on statin medications (anticholesterol drugs); the remaining 82 patients were not on any anticholesterol drugs.
However, since these data are not corrected for oral anticoagulant and anticholesterol therapies, no conclusions can be drawn.
Shahlari, "Cinnamon from the selection of traditional applications to its novel effects on the inhibition of angiogenesis in cancer cells and prevention of Alzheimer's disease, and a series of functions such as antioxidant, anticholesterol, antidiabetes, antibacterial, antifungal, nematicidal, acaracidal, and repellent activities," Journal of Traditional and Complementary Medicine, vol.