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Zetia Drug Description
ZETIA
(ezetimibe) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of ezetimibe (Zetia)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

unusual muscle weakness, tenderness, or pain;
nausea, stomach pain, low fever, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes);
chest pain; or
pancreatitis (severe pain in your upper...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Zetia »




ZETIA (ezetimibe) is in a class of lipid-lowering compounds
that selectively inhibits the intestinal absorption of cholesterol and related
phytosterols. The chemical name of ezetimibe is
1-(4-fluorophenyl)3(R)-[3-(4-fluorophenyl)-3(S)-hydroxypropyl]-4(S)-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-2-azetidinone.
The empirical formula is C24H21F2NO3.
Its molecular weight is 409.4 and its structural formula is:








Ezetimibe is a white, crystalline powder that is freely to
very soluble in ethanol, methanol, and acetone and practically insoluble in
water. Ezetimibe has a melting point of about 163°C and is stable at ambient
temperature. ZETIA is available as a tablet for oral administration containing
10 mg of ezetimibe and the following inactive ingredients: croscarmellose
sodium NF, lactose monohydrate NF, magnesium stearate NF, microcrystalline
cellulose NF, povidone USP, and sodium lauryl sulfate NF.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/5/2009




Zetia Drug Description
ZETIA
(ezetimibe) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of ezetimibe (Zetia)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

unusual muscle weakness, tenderness, or pain;
nausea, stomach pain, low fever, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes);
chest pain; or
pancreatitis (severe pain in your upper...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Zetia »




ZETIA (ezetimibe) is in a class of lipid-lowering compounds
that selectively inhibits the intestinal absorption of cholesterol and related
phytosterols. The chemical name of ezetimibe is
1-(4-fluorophenyl)3(R)-[3-(4-fluorophenyl)-3(S)-hydroxypropyl]-4(S)-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-2-azetidinone.
The empirical formula is C24H21F2NO3.
Its molecular weight is 409.4 and its structural formula is:








Ezetimibe is a white, crystalline powder that is freely to
very soluble in ethanol, methanol, and acetone and practically insoluble in
water. Ezetimibe has a melting point of about 163°C and is stable at ambient
temperature. ZETIA is available as a tablet for oral administration containing
10 mg of ezetimibe and the following inactive ingredients: croscarmellose
sodium NF, lactose monohydrate NF, magnesium stearate NF, microcrystalline
cellulose NF, povidone USP, and sodium lauryl sulfate NF.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/5/2009




Zetia Drug Description
ZETIA
(ezetimibe) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of ezetimibe (Zetia)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

unusual muscle weakness, tenderness, or pain;
nausea, stomach pain, low fever, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes);
chest pain; or
pancreatitis (severe pain in your upper...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Zetia »




ZETIA (ezetimibe) is in a class of lipid-lowering compounds
that selectively inhibits the intestinal absorption of cholesterol and related
phytosterols. The chemical name of ezetimibe is
1-(4-fluorophenyl)3(R)-[3-(4-fluorophenyl)-3(S)-hydroxypropyl]-4(S)-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-2-azetidinone.
The empirical formula is C24H21F2NO3.
Its molecular weight is 409.4 and its structural formula is:








Ezetimibe is a white, crystalline powder that is freely to
very soluble in ethanol, methanol, and acetone and practically insoluble in
water. Ezetimibe has a melting point of about 163°C and is stable at ambient
temperature. ZETIA is available as a tablet for oral administration containing
10 mg of ezetimibe and the following inactive ingredients: croscarmellose
sodium NF, lactose monohydrate NF, magnesium stearate NF, microcrystalline
cellulose NF, povidone USP, and sodium lauryl sulfate NF.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/5/2009




Zetia Drug Description
ZETIA
(ezetimibe) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of ezetimibe (Zetia)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

unusual muscle weakness, tenderness, or pain;
nausea, stomach pain, low fever, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes);
chest pain; or
pancreatitis (severe pain in your upper...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Zetia »




ZETIA (ezetimibe) is in a class of lipid-lowering compounds
that selectively inhibits the intestinal absorption of cholesterol and related
phytosterols. The chemical name of ezetimibe is
1-(4-fluorophenyl)3(R)-[3-(4-fluorophenyl)-3(S)-hydroxypropyl]-4(S)-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-2-azetidinone.
The empirical formula is C24H21F2NO3.
Its molecular weight is 409.4 and its structural formula is:








Ezetimibe is a white, crystalline powder that is freely to
very soluble in ethanol, methanol, and acetone and practically insoluble in
water. Ezetimibe has a melting point of about 163°C and is stable at ambient
temperature. ZETIA is available as a tablet for oral administration containing
10 mg of ezetimibe and the following inactive ingredients: croscarmellose
sodium NF, lactose monohydrate NF, magnesium stearate NF, microcrystalline
cellulose NF, povidone USP, and sodium lauryl sulfate NF.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/5/2009




Zetia Drug Description
ZETIA
(ezetimibe) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of ezetimibe (Zetia)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

unusual muscle weakness, tenderness, or pain;
nausea, stomach pain, low fever, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes);
chest pain; or
pancreatitis (severe pain in your upper...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Zetia »




ZETIA (ezetimibe) is in a class of lipid-lowering compounds
that selectively inhibits the intestinal absorption of cholesterol and related
phytosterols. The chemical name of ezetimibe is
1-(4-fluorophenyl)3(R)-[3-(4-fluorophenyl)-3(S)-hydroxypropyl]-4(S)-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-2-azetidinone.
The empirical formula is C24H21F2NO3.
Its molecular weight is 409.4 and its structural formula is:








Ezetimibe is a white, crystalline powder that is freely to
very soluble in ethanol, methanol, and acetone and practically insoluble in
water. Ezetimibe has a melting point of about 163°C and is stable at ambient
temperature. ZETIA is available as a tablet for oral administration containing
10 mg of ezetimibe and the following inactive ingredients: croscarmellose
sodium NF, lactose monohydrate NF, magnesium stearate NF, microcrystalline
cellulose NF, povidone USP, and sodium lauryl sulfate NF.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/5/2009





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Study: High-Carb Consumption Leads To Lower HDL, Higher Triglyceride Levels
  by Jimmy Moore
Dr. Anwar T. Merchant studied how to raise HDL and lower triglyceridesThis Reuters Health column about a new study from Canadian researchers on the ethnic differences in cholesterol […]


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  by Jimmy Moore
Am I the only one who absolutely despises with a passion that infamous Zetia TV commercial that's been running this year? You know the one--a fat woman […]


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  by jarebe
Here's the bulletin from today's New York Times: an FDA-approved, prescription drug used by a million people per week, is found to have no medical benefit. That is, […]


New England Journal of Medicine Editorial: Vytorin and Zetia may not work, and should only be prescribed as a last resort
  by jarebe
Here's the latest news on Vytorin and Zetia, two drugs that are widely prescribed as cholesterol-lowering agents. We repeat some of the suggestions we made when the failings of […]


Why is Anyone Taking Zetia or Vytorin?
  by medconsumers
Vytorin and Zetia Continue to be Prescribed Despite Hints of Harms and No Proof of Benefit There is no proof that Zetia can do anything beyond lowering cholesterol—no evidence […]


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  by condor
This patent infringement case involves Glenmark Pharmaceuticals' efforts to bring a generic version of Zetia® to market in the United States. It seeks to do so by […]


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  by Drug Recall Watch
A new study raises fresh concerns about Zetia and its cousin, Vytorin -- drugs still taken by millions of Americans to lower cholesterol, despite questions raised last year […]


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  by Drug Recall Watch
A new study has found that patients taking Zetia may be five times more likely to suffer heart attacks or other serious side effects—including death caused by heart […]


Study casts doubt on Zetia, Vytorin benefits
  by eyeinfo
NBC Nightly News (11/15, story 7, 0:20, Holt) reported that research presented at the American Heart Association meeting and published "in the New England Journal of Medicine says […]


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  by condor
No real surprise, but the heart.org's HeartWire has the story: . . . ."By incorporating the additional, complete study population, I think the results should be reassuring to […]



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ZETIA works differently. The most common cholesterol-lowering medicines, statins, are a good option. They work mainly with the liver. Not ZETIA. Cholesterol Medicine: Find medicine for fighting high cholesterol


Zetia (ezetimibe) is used to treat high cholesterol. Includes Zetia side effects, interactions and indications. Zetia (ezetimibe) Information from Drugs.com


Ezetimibe (pronounced /ɛˈzɛtəmɪb/) is a drug that lowers cholesterol. It acts by decreasing cholesterol absorption in the intestine. It may be used alone (marketed as Zetia or ... Ezetimibe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


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Accurate, FDA approved Zetia information for healthcare professionals and patients - brought to you by Drugs.com. Zetia Official FDA information, side effects and uses.


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