Homocysteine Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

betaine Betaine

Betaine is a nutrient that is important for functioning of the heart and blood vessels. Betaine works in the body by preventing the build-up of an amino acid...learn more »

aspirin and dipyridamole Aspirin And Dipyridamole

Aspirin is in a group of drugs called salicylates (sa-LIS-il-ates). It works by reducing substances in the body that cause pain, fever, and inflammation...learn more »

clopidogrel Clopidogrel

Clopidogrel keeps the platelets in your blood from coagulating (clotting) to prevent unwanted blood clots that can occur with certain heart or blood vessel c...learn more »

simvastatin Simvastatin

Simvastatin is in a group of drugs called HMG CoA reductase inhibitors, or "statins." Simvastatin reduces levels of "bad" cholesterol (low-density lipoprotei...learn more »

aspirin (oral) Aspirin (oral)

Aspirin is in a group of drugs called salicylates (sa-LIS-il-ates). It works by reducing substances in the body that cause pain, fever, and inflammation...learn more »



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