NexletolActive Ingredient(s): Bempedoic Acid
FDA Approved: * February 21, 2020
Pharm Company: * ESPERION THERAPEUTICS INC
Bempedoic acid, sold under the brand name Nexletol among others, is a medication for the treatment of hypercholesterolemia (high blood cholesterol levels). The most common side effects include hyperuricemia (high blood levels of uric acid), pain in arms or legs, and anemia (low red blood cell counts). Bempedoic acid blocks an enzyme in the liver called adenosine triphosphate-citrate lyase, which is involved in making cholesterol. ... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
Nexletol side effects and experiences
My doctor has tried me on several statins and I can't take them. She is trying me on Nexletol. I guess I would like ...5 REPLIES