Hypolipidemic Agents

Known as: Antilipemics, Antilipemic Drugs, Antihyperlipemics 
Substances that lower the levels of certain LIPIDS in the BLOOD. They are used to treat HYPERLIPIDEMIAS.
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Hypertriglyceridemia (HTG) is reported to cause 1–4% of acute pancreatitis (AP) episodes. HTG is also implicated in more than… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
CONTEXT Many health plans have instituted more cost sharing to discourage use of more expensive pharmaceuticals and to reduce… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPARs) are transcription factors belonging to the superfamily of nuclear receptors… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha (PPARalpha) is a key regulator of lipid homeostasis in hepatocytes and target… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Fibrates are widely used hypolipidemic drugs which activate the nuclear peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor (PPAR) alpha… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Fatty acids (FAs) and their derivatives are essential cellular metabolites whose concentrations must be closely regulated. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPARs) alpha and gamma are key regulators of lipid homeostasis and are activated by… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Possible mechanisms to explain endocrine effects on reproduction and sex differentiation are presented for selected… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The hypolipidemic effect exerted by beta,beta'-tetramethyl-hexadecanedioic acid (Medica 16) is accounted for by enhanced… (More)
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
We describe a screening test for hypolipidemic agents in which compounds are administered orally to fasted rats after a single… (More)
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