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Insoluble fiber

not digested, lignins, cellulose, apple skin; good for colon health/function
(lipid lowering drugs)

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fish oil

Omega-3 Fatty Acids
(lipid lowering drugs)

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Atorvastatin

Statin
(lipid lowering drugs)

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Pravastatin

Statin
(lipid lowering drugs)

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Ezetimibe

Absorption blocker
(lipid lowering drugs)

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Cholestyramine

Bile acid sequestrants/resins
(lipid lowering drugs)

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Niacin

nicotinamide derivatives aka Vit B3, increases HDLs the best
(lipid lowering drugs)

8

Gemfibrozil

Fibrate, decreases triglycerides -CYPs interactions
(lipid lowering drugs)

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evolocumab (Repatha)

PCSK9 inhibitor. PCSK9 inhibits the LDL receptors (LDLR)
(lipid lowering drugs)

10

soluble fiber

metamucil, oats, psyllium, pectin; risides in intestine (gel-like); dec LDL
(lipid lowering drugs)

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lovaza

omega-3 polyunsaturdated fatty acid (PUFAs)
(lipid lowering drugs)

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ethanol, benzodiazepines, barbiturates

CNS depressants
(drugs of abuse)

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morphine

opioid
(drugs of abuse)

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heroin

opioid
(drugs of abuse)

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oxycodone

opioid
(drugs of abuse)

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hydrocodone

opioid
(drugs of abuse)

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cigarettes

nicotine
(drugs of abuse)

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marijuana, hashish, THC

cannabinoids
(drugs of abuse)

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amphetamine, cocaine, caffeine, ephedrine

CNS stimulants
(drugs of abuse)

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LSD, MDMA (ecstasy), MDA, mescaline, psilocybin, salvia

psychedelics-a type of hallucinogen
(drugs of abuse)

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PCP

dissociatives-a type of hallucinogen
(drugs of abuse)

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ketamine

dissociatives-a type of hallucinogen
(drugs of abuse)

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atropine

deliriants- a type of hallucinogen; antimuscarinic
(drugs of abuse)

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scopolamine

deliriants- a type of hallucinogen; antimuscarinic
(drugs of abuse)

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gasoline, glue, ether, amyl nitrite

inhalants
(drugs of abuse)

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anabolic steroids

performance enhancer
(drugs of abuse)

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clenbuterol

performance enhancer
(drugs of abuse)

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gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB)

performance enhancer
(drugs of abuse)

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buprenorphine

tx for opioid use d/o; maintenance and detox
(drugs of abuse)

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disulfiram

alcohol aversion tx; prevent relapse in recovering alcoholic (inhibits acetaldehyde DHase)
(drugs of abuse)