November 18, 2017

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Fundamentals

Category: Fundamentals 
Bile acid sequestrants - cholestyramine (Questran), colesevelam (Welchol), and colestipol (Colestid) - bind to bile acids to promote their secretion into the intestine. There is loss of hepatic cholesterol into bile acids and cellular cholesterol depletion.