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cholestyramine in Medicine

cholestyramine

(kō′lĭ-stîrə-mēn′, kō-lĕs′tə-rămēn)
n.
  1. A drug used to lower serum cholesterol levels and treat itching associated with jaundice through its ability to promote excretion of bile acids.
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