| Colestipol, Colestid
Colestipol is a bile acid sequestrant used to lower cholesterol.
bile acid sequestrant
abdominal pain, cholelithiasis, constipation, diarrhea, GI bleeding, headache, hypoprothrombinemia, nausea/vomiting, peptic ulcer, steatorrhea,
Bile acid sequestrants may cause folate deficiency. Supplementation with 5 mg daily may prevent depletion.
Vitamins A, E, K, and B12, iron, and calcium.
Bile acid sequestrants impair the absorption of several nutrients, including vitamins A, E, K, and B12, iron, and calcium.
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