BEMPEDOIC ACID (Nexletol) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

BEMPEDOIC ACID

What is the Trade Name for BEMPEDOIC ACID

Nexletol

What is the Indication for BEMPEDOIC ACID

  • 1 INDICATIONS AND USAGE NEXLETOL is indicated as an adjunct to diet and maximally tolerated statin therapy for the treatment of adults with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia or established atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease who require additional lowering of LDL-C. NEXLETOL is an adenosine triphosphate-citrate lyase (ACL) inhibitor indicated as an adjunct to diet and maximally tolerated statin therapy for the treatment of adults with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia or established atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease who require additional lowering of LDL-C. ( 1 ) Limitations of Use : The effect of NEXLETOL on cardiovascular morbidity and mortality has not been determined. ( 1 ) Limitations of Use The effect of NEXLETOL on cardiovascular morbidity and mortality has not been determined.

 

 

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