Zetia Dosage

Generic name: ezetimibe
Drug class: Cholesterol absorption inhibitors

Medically reviewed by  A Ras MD.

 

 Recommended Adult Dosing

Dosage forms:  TAB: 10 mg

Hypercholesterolemia

[10 mg PO qd]

Mixed dyslipidemia

[10 mg PO qd]
Info: use w/ fenofibrate

Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia

[10 mg PO qd]
Info: use w/ statin

Familial sitosterolemia, homozygous

[10 mg PO qd]

Renal dosing

[no adjustment]
renal impairment: no adjustment
HD/PD: no adjustment; no supplement

Hepatic dosing

Child-Pugh Class B or C: avoid use

 

SRC: NLM .