ezetimibe

noun
ezet·​i·​mibe | \ e-ˈzet-ə-ˌmib How to pronounce ezetimibe (audio) \

Medical Definition of ezetimibe

: a drug C24H21F2NO3 that lowers the amount of cholesterol in the blood by selectively inhibiting its absorption in the intestine — see vytorin, zetia

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