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Cholesterol-lowering prescription drugs Zetia, Vytorin found to have no medical benefit

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A new study of cholesterol lowering prescription drugs Vytorin and Zetia concludes that Vytorin failed to slow the buildup of artery plaques more than a cheaper statin is certain to provoke questions among heart patients taking Vytorin or its sister drug Zetia.

Here's the bulletin from today's New York Times: an FDA-approved, prescription drug Zetia (and Vytorin)