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... She suggested that we try Zetia to see if any impact on liver. ... (5 replies)
Jun 7, 2004
... The section on liver function said that there was no statistical difference in liver function between placebo (no drug at all) and using Zetia. (28 replies)
Jun 7, 2004
... Show me a study that indicates Zetia effects liver enzymes. I rest my case. ... (28 replies)

Zetia and lipitor
Dec 28, 2003
... I Am New To The Boards, In August I Had My Cholesterol Checked And My Liver Function. My Total Cholesterol Was 261 And My Triglycerides Were 329, Plus My Liver Was Not Functioning Right So My Dr. ... (3 replies)
... Your doctor is're asking for liver damage if you take all 3 meds. Niacin works better for HDL and triglycerides than it does LDL in my experience. ... (9 replies)
Jun 7, 2004
... The article you quoted I read in detail. It was written in 2002. There has been a great deal of information on Zetia come out since then. You could read www.pharmacytimes. ... (28 replies)
... What I am concerned about now is my liver function. In the past I have had no issues with my liver. I am concerned as my enzymes can be extremely elevated now and I may know nothing about it. ... (12 replies)
... above 2000 mg has definitely been associated with the Liver damage potential... but you are absolutely wrong to lump Niaspan... or immediate release niacin for that matter... ... (12 replies)
... Hi love2fishfork You may be getting away from several current side effects by stopping statins, but could be letting yourself into something a lot more serious. information from reputable medical institutions about the side effects from taking between 1.5 and 6gms of pharmacological doses of Niacin. I have always advised that 2 grams per day should be the... (12 replies)
... and there can be a problem with diarrhea. Monitor your liver function with a blood test in a month or two. It shouldn't be too hard to take. ... (6 replies)
... There are no issues with immediate release niacin. It is the benchmark of niacin therapy. It's not in wide use because most can't tollerate the flushing... not because it has been proven harmful. Let's not lump all forms of niacin into the one pile... especially immedaite release... and Niaspan... and certainly not with out sustainable proof. (12 replies)
... I first tried zetia at the same time as hydrocholorthiazide. I was so dizzy I could not function, so stopped the zetia. Still somewhat dizzy but hydrocl. ... (19 replies)
... I use vytorin which is a mixture of Zocor and Zetia. Obviously this may not be good for you due to the Zocor aspect BUT you may wish to talk to your doctor about Zetia only. ... (12 replies)
... in combination with a statin is contraindicated in patients with active liver disease or unexplained persistent elevations of liver transaminases. ... (7 replies)
New Numbers
Jul 25, 2008
... Dr Took Me Off Zetia Due To High Liver Function..liver Function Is Normal.cholest Numbers Are Not Great But Not As Bad As They Have Been. ... (0 replies)
New Numbers
May 8, 2008
... I was on zetia my liver function went through the roof so as per this last test i am going off zetia and I am going to try and control cholesterol with diet and exercise. . I just started a better diet ...any advice would be a big help. ... (3 replies)
... Do not know my family health history. Asian female, 40 years old. Smoke @10 cigarettes a day (quitting is next on the list!). Moderate alcohol intake (mostly red wine). When I was 18 I had a blood test that showed a cholesterol reading of about 475 (total), that was about 20 years ago. About 10 years later I got a total reading of 575 and my Dr. put me on Mevacor. Took... (7 replies)
... You should DEFINITELY get a blood test for LIVER FUNCTION as well as's not that expensive and you only need to do it once a year after the first test..which you need to take as soon as possible. ... (13 replies)
... My liver function test was also good. He also did a homocystine test. He said that was "normal". I think the number he said was 6.7. ... (1 replies)

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