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You probably know that cholesterol comes from food. But what you might not know is that your cholesterol has a lot to do with your family history. VYTORIN treats both sources of cholesterol. A healthy diet is important, but when it's not enough, adding VYTORIN can help. VYTORIN helps block the absorption of cholesterol that comes from food and reduces the cholesterol that your body makes naturally. Inclinical trials,VYTORIN lowered bad cholesterol more than Lipitor alone. VYTORIN is a tablet containing two medicines: Zetia® (ezetimibe) and Zocor (simvastatin). Mowkheing-PoughJo MERCKISchering-Plough Pharmaceuticals Tofind outifyouqualify,call1-800-347-7503. ©Merck/Schering-Plough Pharmaceuticals, 2006. Allrights reserved. 20650017(2)(003)-VYT VYTORINand ZETIAare registered trademarks of MSPSingapore Company, LLC.Other brands listed are the trademarks of their respective owners and are not trademarks of MSPSingapore Company, LLC. Important information: VYTORIN is a prescription tablet and isn't rightfor everyone, including women who are nursing or pregnant or who may become pregnant, and anyone with liver problems. Unexplained muscle pain or weakness could be a sign of a rare but serious side effect and should be reported to your doctor right away. VYTORIN may interact with other medicines or certain foods, increasing your risk of getting this serious side effect. So, tell your doctor about any other medications you are taking. To learn more, call 1-877-VYTORIN or visit vytorin.com. Please read the Patient Product Information on the adjacent page. Continue to follow a healthy diet, and ask your doctor about adding VYTORIN. V IfM. (ezetimlnibe/simvastatinz Treat the 2 sources of cholesterol.