TITLE

Lowering lipids with or without statins

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Jan2009, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the study conducted regarding the efficacy of Tredaptive 2 grams, nicotinic acid/laropiprant, in treating dyslipidaemia and primary hypercholesterolaemia in Great Britain. Results of the Phase III research reveal that the drug offers a vital 18% reduction from baseline in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, a 20% increase in high density lipoprotein cholesterol and a 26% reduction in triglycerides compared to placebo.
ACCESSION #
36156986

 

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