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2.12 Lipid-regulating drugs

 General guidance

Click here to see NHS Dudley Lipid Management Guidelines
and
Click here to see Lipid Management Flowchart

Recommended drugs

Statin

Simvastatin £

Atorvastatin £ 

Pravastatin £

Rosuvastatin £££

 

Fibrate

Fenofibrate ££

 

Other

Tredaptive - WITHDRAWN see above £££

 

Adjunct

Ezetimibe £££

 

Drug Traffic Light Key:

Green – On Formulary

Amber – Restricted use, see local guidelines      

Purple – Specialist use/initiation

Red – Non Formulary

 

Relative Costs Key (where indicated):

£££££ - high

£££ - moderate

£ - low

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