Ezetimibe is an active ingredient that is used in some medicines.

The active ingredient is the chemical in a medicine that makes it work. Medicines can have more than one active ingredient and be available under different brand names. Medicines include both active ingredients and inactive ingredients.

This page about ezetimibe automatically lists related information collected from other pages of our website.

The list below also includes links to brands of medicines that contain ezetimibe, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets.

Consumers: If you have any questions about medicines, you can speak to one of our pharmacists at NPS Medicines Line by calling 1300 633 424. You can ring Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm, Australian Eastern Standard Time (excluding NSW public holidays). For non-medicine products, further information may also be available from the manufacturer.

Related information - ezetimibe


For health professionals (CPD activity)
02 Nov 2016 This free continuing professional development (CPD) activity for GPs is a clinical e-audit on absolute cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk assessment and lipid-modifying drugs.
01 Jun 2015 Ezetrol Tablets is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient ezetimibe. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Ezetrol Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
For health professionals (CPD activity)
23 May 2014 This Pharmacy Practice Review has been designed to help you reflect on your encounters with patients using a statin and/or ezetimibe. This activity provides you with an opportunity to engage with patients in conversations about reducing CVD risk, encourage adherence to lifestyle modifications and medicine(s), identify possible drug-related adverse effects and consider priorities for patient counselling.
(Media release)
07 Jun 2011 Pharmacy Practice Review — Reducing cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk is part of the 2011 NPS therapeutic program on CVD risk and guiding lipid management for health professionals and builds on the NPS vision to encourage quality use of medicines

Medicine brands that contain ezetimibe