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Your patient has had his gallbladder removed; he claims this [short acting] drug was the culprit.
You patient has been taking her (long acting) Statin before lunch. you advise her to do differently. her medication is:
You're looking to concoct a combo therapy for a patient suffering familial hypercholesterolemia. Current meds include warfarin. What TWO drug classes should you AVOID?
2c9 metabolizes this statin:
Patient has Dysbetalipoproteinemia as well as Acanthosis Nigricans. Between Ezetimibe, Atorvastatin, Fenofibrate, and Niacin, what drug should you stay away from? (think relative harmfulness)
Incidentally used as prophylaxis for ischemic stroke, this class of drugs can interact with other CYP dependent drugs.
a toxicity common to almost all cholestrol reducing drugs (think enzymes):
You have a pregnant patient, with a history of kidney disease. Despite her vegetarian diet she still suffers high cholesterol. What's the best medication for her?
a long acting drug that promotes Tx via PPARĪ±:

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