What happens if Zetia is not taken?

Answer Zetia is the brand name for the generic drug ezetimibe. It is prescribed to treat high cholesterol and has the effect of lowering the amount of cholesterol that the body absorbs from food. It is so... Read More »

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What are the dangers of Zetia?

The oral medication Zetia contains the drug ezetimibe, which doctors prescribe for patients with high cholesterol. Despite its effectiveness at lowering LDL cholesterol levels, Zetia poses a risk f... Read More »

Do you have to take zetia forever?

On One Hand: Yes, You DoPatients who take Zetia suffer from high cholesterol that cannot be controlled with diet and exercise. Since high cholesterol can lead to heart disease and stroke, your doct... Read More »

How safe is Zetia?

On One Hand: Reduces CholesterolZetia is a prescription medication that works with a person's current regimen, whether it's eating healthy or taking other cholesterol medication, to lower bad chole... Read More »

Is zetia a statin?

ZETIA (ezetimibe) is not a statin drug. ZETIA works to reduce cholesterol by blocking its absorption from food in the intestines and is recommended in conjunction with a cholesterol-lowering diet. ... Read More »