resin

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Synonyms for resin

any of a class of solid or semisolid viscous substances obtained either as exudations from certain plants or prepared by polymerization of simple molecules

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Hashim SA, Vanltallie TB, Cholestyramine Resin Therapy For Hyper-cholesteremia: Clinical And Metabolic Studies.
166), works more effectively and causes fewer side effects than the standard cholestyramine resin therapy.
For patients taking cholestyramine resin, researchers reported a 23 percent lower LDL level after 12 grams of cholestyramine resin therapy twice a day (the maximum recommended dosage) for the same 12 weeks.
Less serious effects, such as constipation, were more common in the cholestyramine resin therapy group.
Our study clearly demonstrates that lovastatin is both considerably more effective and much better tolerated than cholestyramine resin therapy," the researchers state.