Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Cholesterol High Absorption Inhibitor

These drugs work by decreasing the absorption of cholesterol in the intestine.

Examples include:

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Last Updated: Aug 17, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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