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Hyperlipoproteinemias Summary

Description: Conditions with abnormally elevated levels of LIPOPROTEINS in the blood. They may be inherited, acquired, primary, or secondary. Hyperlipoproteinemias are classified according to the pattern of lipoproteins on electrophoresis or ultracentrifugation.

Also Known As: Hyperlipoproteinemia

Networked: 1521 relevant articles (65 outcomes, 141 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Hyperlipoproteinemias

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Lipoproteins (Lipoprotein) : 11 outcomes 27 studies in 393 results : IBA
  2. Cholesterol : 9 outcomes 19 studies in 226 results : IBA
  3. Clofibrate : 7 outcomes 8 studies in 59 results : FDA 6
  4. Lovastatin (Mevacor) : 7 outcomes 6 studies in 28 results : FDA 14 Generic
  5. Bezafibrate : 7 outcomes 2 studies in 30 results : IBA
  6. LDL Cholesterol : 6 outcomes 4 studies in 52 results : IBA
  7. Gemfibrozil (Lopid) : 6 outcomes 4 studies in 27 results : FDA 17 Generic
  8. Niacin (Nicotinic Acid) : 6 outcomes 1 study in 31 results : FDA 21 Generic
  9. Apolipoprotein E2 : 5 outcomes 5 studies in 62 results : IBA
  10. Cholestyramine Resin (Questran) : 4 outcomes 4 studies in 22 results : FDA 18 Generic
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Diseases Related to Hyperlipoproteinemias

  1. Coronary Disease (Coronary Heart Disease)
  2. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (MODY)
  3. Hyperlipoproteinemias
  4. Hypertriglyceridemia
  5. Hyperlipoproteinemia Type II (Familial Hypercholesterolemia)
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Key Therapies for Hyperlipoproteinemias

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  1. Diet Therapy (Therapy, Diet) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 11 results
  2. Plasmapheresis : 2 outcomes in 5 results
  3. Blood Component Removal (Apheresis) : 1 outcome 1 study in 32 results
  4. Combination Drug Therapy (Combination Chemotherapy) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result
  5. Oral Administration : 1 outcome in 3 results
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