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Is Zetia better than lipitor (atorvastatin)?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: zetia (ezetimibe)

Lipitor (atorvastatin) data is stronger than Zetia data for lowering lipids and decreasing atherosclerotic complications.

In brief: zetia (ezetimibe)

Lipitor (atorvastatin) data is stronger than Zetia data for lowering lipids and decreasing atherosclerotic complications.
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Dr. H Robert Silverstein
But they are an especially good combination to achieve a nonHDL cholesterol of 90 or less whee risk form cholesterol essentially stops. By using them together, the dose of the statin can be reduced resulting in fewer side effects. HRS, MD, FACC
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