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The objective of this study is to compare the acceptability of Colesevelam HCl powder for oral suspension versus generic cholestyramine via the BASA scale, based upon an anticipated equivalent cholesterol lowering doses of each comparator drug.
In 2009, colesevelam HCl was approved as a powder formulation. Little objective evidence exists comparing the acceptability of colesevelam HCl powder for oral suspension formulation versus other bile acid sequestrant powder formulations. A Bile Acid Sequestrant Acceptability (BASA) Scale was developed and validated as an instrument to compare the acceptability of different bile acid sequestrant preparations
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Subject), Primary Purpose: Treatment
Cholestyramine, Colesevelam HCl
L-MARC Research Center
Active, not recruiting
Louisville Metabolic and Atherosclerosis Research Center
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:13:46-0400
The enterohepatic circulation of thyroid hormones is increased in thyrotoxicosis.Bile-salt sequestrants (ionic exchange resins) bind thyroid hormones in the intestine and thereby increase ...
The purpose of the research study is (1) to rate the taste, texture, appearance, and mixability of 2 different doses of orange flavored cholestyramine compared to orange flavored Tang, (2)...
This study is designed to assess any potential interaction between colesevelam and ciclosporin in healthy volunteers.
This study is designed to assess the potential mechanism of action by which WelChol® (colesevelam) may improve blood glucose control in patients with type 2 diabetes
Effects of Metformin Hydrochloride (HCl) in Combination With Colesevelam HCl, Compared to Metformin HCl Alone, in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and the Effects of Colesevelam HCl on Lipids and Glucose on Pre-diabetic Patients.
This is a 16-week double-blind, placebo-controlled (for colesevelam hydrochloride (HCl)) study in the type 2 diabetic subjects and pre-diabetic subjects. Diabetic participants will also b...
Absorption of dietary lipids in the small intestine is dependent on the emulsification by bile acids (BA) and the formation of chylomicrons. Cholestyramine is a common drug used in humans - and potent...
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A strongly basic anion exchange resin whose main constituent is polystyrene trimethylbenzylammonium Cl(-) anion.
Governmental guidelines and objectives pertaining to public food supply and nutrition including recommendations for healthy diet and changes in food habits to ensure healthy diet.
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