Fenofibrate is uricosuric and increases the excretion of uric acid.
(A) Abdominal bloating
(D) All of the above
Abdominal bloating is a condition in which gases are filled in the abdomen with swelling of abdomen and patient feels fullness of the stomach. Cholestyramine is a bile acid binding resin that forms a macro complex with bile acids resulting in bloating and gastric discomfort.
(A) Reflex bradycardia
Nicotinic acid is a vasodilator that produces throbbing headache and hypotension. Hence patient should be suggested to take aspirin before administration of niacin.
Cholestyramine and Colestipol inhibit cholesterol absorption by forming a complex with bile acids. Ezetimibe directly inhibits the intestinal absorption of cholesterol.
(A) HMG Co-A reductase inhibitors
(B) Omegalpha-3 fatty acids
(C) Cholesterol absorption inhibitors
(D) Lipoprotein lipase inhibitors
Lipoprotein lipase activators like fibrates are used.