Perspectives of the non-statin hypolipidemic agents.

  title={Perspectives of the non-statin hypolipidemic agents.},
  author={Damjana Rozman and Katalin Monostory},
  journal={Pharmacology & therapeutics},
  volume={127 1},
This review focuses on the non-statin strategies for the treatment of hyperlipidemias in humans. Even if statins remain the major hypolipidemic drugs at present, an increasing number of patients that are treated with statins raises as well the numbers of patients suffering from side effects or not responding well to the therapy. Thus, development of novel approaches to battle the world epidemics of hyperlipidemia remains relevant. The non-statin strategies include the decrease of cholesterol… CONTINUE READING