Cholestyramine Light

Active Ingredient(s): Cholestyramine
FDA Approved: * August 15, 1996
Pharm Company: * SANDOZ
Category: Cholesterol

Colestyramine (INN) or cholestyramine (USAN) (trade names Questran, Questran Light, Cholybar, Olestyr) is a bile acid sequestrant, which binds bile in the gastrointestinal tract to prevent its reabsorption. It is a strong ion exchange resin, which means it can exchange its chloride anions with anionic bile acids in the gastrointestinal tract and bind them strongly in the resin matrix. The functional group of the anion exchange resin is a quaternary ammonium group attached to an inert styrene-... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.

Dosage List

Cholestyramine Light 4 g/5.7g Oral Powder, for Suspension
NDC: 0185-0939
Labeler:
Eon Labs, Inc.
Cholestyramine Light Light 4 g/5.7g Oral Powder, for Suspension
NDC: 42806-269
Labeler:
Epic Pharma, LLC
Cholestyramine Light Light 4 g/5.7g Oral Powder, for Suspension
NDC: 42806-270
Labeler:
Epic Pharma, LLC
Cholestyramine Light Light 4 g/5.7g Oral Powder, for Suspension
NDC: 42806-271
Labeler:
Epic Pharma, LLC
Cholestyramine Light Light 4 g/4.8g Oral Powder, for Suspension
NDC: 51224-009
Labeler:
Tagi Pharma, Inc.
Cholestyramine Light Light 4 g/4.8g Oral Powder, for Suspension
NDC: 56156-001
Labeler:
Laboratorios Rubio Sa
Cholestyramine Light 4 g/5g Oral Powder, for Suspension
NDC: 60429-356
Labeler:
Golden State Medical Supply, Inc.

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