What is Colestipol Suspension?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Colestid

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Generic name: Colestipol

Colestipol is a cholesterol-lowering drug. It lowers "bad" cholesterol in the blood, which is also called LDL (low-density lipoprotein) cholesterol. It is available in granules for suspension.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
1
None
1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Colestipol Suspension

Side effect Patients
Indigestion 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Colestipol Suspension

Dosage Patients
1g as needed 1

Duration

Currently taking Colestipol Suspension

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 0
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