The 'forgotten' bile acid sequestrants: is now a good time to remember?

@article{Bays2007TheB,
  title={The 'forgotten' bile acid sequestrants: is now a good time to remember?},
  author={Harold E. Bays and R. Goldberg},
  journal={American journal of therapeutics},
  year={2007},
  volume={14 6},
  pages={567-80}
}
Over 30 years ago, bile acid sequestrants (BAS) were among the first drugs approved to lower cholesterol levels. For over 10 years, BAS have been known to reduce glucose levels. Most importantly, BAS have been shown in outcomes studies to reduce cardiovascular events. Because they are true nonsystemic agents, BAS are generally safe and not associated with… CONTINUE READING