ROS, MAP, MARS, Clinical Core, LATC
Lipid-lowering is a broad group of any medication affecting cholesterol and sub-categorized into statins and lipid-lowering nonstatins.
|0||(no) if participant was not taking a lipid-lowering nonstatin at this visit|
|1||(yes) if participant was taking a lipid-lowering nonstatin at this visit|
Participants supplied all medications prescribed by a doctor, vitamins, supplements, and over-the-counter remedies and medicines taken in the 2 weeks prior to the evaluation. Direct visual inspection of all containers of prescription and over-the-counter agents allowed for medication documentation. Medications were subsequently coded using the Medi-Span Drug Data Base system.
ZETIA TRICOR GEMFIBROZIL NIASPAN FENOFIBRATE WELCHOL LOVAZA CHOLESTYRAMINE NIASPAN ER LOPID QUESTRAN TRILIPIX CHOLESTYRAMINE POWDER PREVALITE COLESTIPOL NIACIN COLESTID EZETIMIBE QUESTRAN LIGHT GEMFIBROZIL TABS FENOFIBRIC GEMFIBRIZIL PREVALITE POWDER QUESTRAN POWDER CHOLESTYRAMINE FOR ORAL SUSP. WELCHOL ANTARA TABSCHOLESTYRAMINE PACKET LORELCO CHOLESTYERMINE
Medi-Span. Master Drug Data Base Documentation Manual. Indianapolis, IN: Medi-Span, 1995.