Colestipol

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Scientific Name: Colestipol
Brand Name: Colestid
Company Owner: Pharmacia and upjohn co, Impax laboratories inc
Mechanism Of Action Colestipol is a lipid-lowering polymer that binds with bile acids in the intestine forming a complex that is excreted in the feces
Description of the Drug: Colestipol is a bile acid sequestrant used as an adjunct to diet and exercise to reduce LDL-C cholesterol levels in patients with primary hypercholesterolemia.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00375