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Zetia is an anti-hyperlipidemic medication which is used to lower cholesterol levels. Ezetimibe improves levels of total cholesterol, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, triglycerides, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, and apolipoprotein B. It does not affect the absorption of triglycerides or fat-soluble vitamins.
Vytorin is used for treating high cholesterol along with a cholesterol-lowering diet. Vytorin helps block absorption of cholesterol from food and at the same time reduces the cholesterol naturally produced in the body, thus targeting both sources of cholesterol.