The vast majority of these lipid-lowering drugs are statins.
What does LLD stand for?
LLD stands for Lipid-Lowering Drug
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Depending on the results of the blood cholesterol tests, your doctor may advise you to make diet and lifestyle changes, may prescribe lipid-lowering drugs, or in some cases take both of these measures.
A recently identified statin-triggered, immune-mediated necrotizing myopathy needs to be considered among the possible explanations for statin-induced muscle symptoms and creatine phosphokinase elevations that persist despite discontinuation of the lipid-lowering drug.
The study found that the use of key medical treatments such as antiplatelet and lipid-lowering drugs were similar in India to other countries, indicating awareness of evidence-based treatments among Indian physicians.
He was referring to Takeda Pharmaceutical, which lost 950 yen to 7,110 yen in the morning on speculation that the drug maker's business may deteriorate due to a delay in approval for its new lipid-lowering drug.
The single-blind, placebo-controlled trial included 31 subjects with grade-1 HT, without concomitant diseases, who required no antihypertensive or lipid-lowering drug therapy, who were recruited from primary care clinics.
The book explores the merits of various dietary approaches, exercise, and lipid-lowering drugs.
The compound may potentially be used as a single agent or in combination with currently available lipid-lowering drugs, and also has potential in the treatment of obesity.