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Bempedoic acid

Description

Bempedoic acid is an adenosine triphosphate-citrate lyase (ACL) inhibitor that lowers low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) by inhibition of cholesterol synthesis in the liver.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
C10AX15
Bempedoic acid
C Cardiovascular system → C10 Lipid modifying agents → C10A Lipid modifying agents, plain → C10AX Other lipid modifying agents

Trade names

Trade name
Countries

United States

Austria

Trade names (in combination): NEXLIZET NUSTENDI

Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
NEXLETOL Film-coated tablet
MPI, US: SPL/PLR
US