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high LDL level not controlled by statin is best treated with
a) gemfibrozil
b) cholestyramine
c) niacin
d) ezetimibe
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d) Ezetimibe is a drug that lowers plasma cholesterol levels. It acts by decreasing cholesterol absorption in the intestine. It may be used alone when other cholesterol-lowering medications are not tolerated, or together with statins when statins alone do not control cholesterol.
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high ldl level not controlled by statin is best treated with
a)gemfibrozil
b)cholestyramine
c)niacin
d)ezetimibe

It's D , blocking intestinal absorption of Cholestrol
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