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Zetia (ezetimibe)
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UnkilPhuzzie posted:
I realize that a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but please indulge me for a moment. I am wondering if anyone knows of any research being conducted on treating HCV using telaprevir triple therapy in combination with the cholesterol lowering drug Ezetimibe, which I understand targets the NPC1L1 receptor recently identified as the entry point for HCV in liver cells.
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Haylen_WebMD_Staff responded:
Here is a link to the WebMD resource to find information on medications and supplements:

WebMD Drugs and Medication A - Z

There are user reviews and you might find information about those involved in a trial during treatment.

Haylen


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