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Q: who is the manufacturer of zetia

who is the manufacturer of zetia

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Martin Cane, M.D., Health Pro
10/16/08 4:51pm



Thanks for your question. 


Zetia is a lipid lowering agent that is manufactured by the Schering-Plough Corporation.  Unlike statin medications that work in the liver, Zetia's action takes place in the intestine and blocks the absorption of cholesterol from the gastrointestinal tract.  This results in a lower level of cholesterol circulating in the bloodstream.


I hope this has been helpful.


Martin Cane, M.D.

Lanie, Community Member
12/21/09 9:10pm

Who is the manufacturer of Zetia?  Do they have any help available for unemployed customers who need their help?

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