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Probucol (Lorelco) Summary

Description: A drug used to lower LDL and HDL cholesterol yet has little effect on serum-triglyceride or VLDL cholesterol. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p993).

Also Known As: Lorelco; Almirall Brand of Probucol; Aventis Brand of Probucol; Biphenabid; DH-581 Show All >>

Networked: 557 relevant articles (82 outcomes, 122 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Probucol is Relevant

  1. Atherosclerosis : 16 outcomes 33 studies in 145 results
  2. Hypercholesterolemia : 8 outcomes 8 studies in 81 results
  3. Cardiomyopathies (Cardiomyopathy) : 6 outcomes 2 studies in 14 results
  4. Proteinuria : 4 outcomes 3 studies in 17 results
  5. Xanthomatosis (Xanthoma) : 4 outcomes in 29 results
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Drugs Related to Probucol

  1. Cholesterol
  2. Lipid A
  3. Antioxidants
  4. Doxorubicin (Adriamycin)
  5. cilostazol (Pletal)
  6. HDL Cholesterol
  7. Lipoproteins (Lipoprotein)
  8. Lovastatin (Mevacor)
  9. Pravastatin (Pravachol)
  10. Sirolimus (Rapamycin)
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Therapies Related to Probucol

  1. Stents
  2. Angioplasty (Angioplasty, Transluminal)
  3. Drug-Eluting Stents
  4. Intraperitoneal Injections
  5. Balloon Angioplasty
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