Zetia is the brand name for Ezetimibe. It works to reduce the amount of cholesterol in the blood. It can be prescribed alone or with a combination of other medicines to treat medical conditions related to high levels of cholesterol.
Zetia is used to treat high cholesterol. Zetia is sometimes given with other cholesterol-lowering medications.
To be specific, Zetia reduces the LDL in the body. This so-called bad cholesterol is responsible for filling up plaque in the walls of arteries and can cause heart diseases and even a stroke.