What is Ezetrol used for?
Ezetrol helps to lower cholesterol levels. It is used in people whose cholesterol levels are too high and when diet alone cannot lower these levels adequately.
How to take Ezetrol?
Ezetrol may be taken alone or with other cholesterol-lowering medicines known as HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors (or statins), in addition to diet.
How Ezetrol works?
Ezetrol reduces elevated total-cholesterol, LDL (bad) cholesterol and triglycerides and increases HDL (good) cholesterol. Ezetrol works by decreasing the absorption of cholesterol in the small intestine. Statins lower cholesterol in a different way, by reducing the amount of cholesterol made in the liver.
How much to take Ezetrol?
The recommended dose is 10mg taken once a day, at any time of the day.
When to take Ezetrol?
Taking Ezetrol at the same time each day will have the best effect. It will also help you remember when to take the dose.
How long to take Ezetrol?
Ezetrol helps lower your cholesterol. It does not cure your condition. You may have to take cholesterol lowering medicine for the rest of your life. If you stop taking Ezetrol, your cholesterol levels may rise again.