Medicine Overview of Fenocard Tablet
Increased liver enzymes, Nausea, Vomiting, Flatulence, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Fenocard 20mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Fenocard 20mg Tablet is a lipid-lowering medication. It works by lowering the levels of triglycerides and "bad" cholesterol (LDL) while raising the levels of "good" cholesterol (HDL).
In Depth Information on Fenocard Tablet
- Medication of choice for lowering triglyceride levels in the blood. Can reduce triglycerides by up to 50%.
- It decreases the risk of heart disease and helps prevent strokes and heart attacks.
It should be taken in addition to regular exercise and low-fat diet to lower levels of fat in the blood.
Notify your doctor if you are more tired than usual, do not feel hungry, or if you have yellow eyes, skin or dark urine.
Do not discontinue Fenocard 20mg Tablet without consulting your doctor even if you feel better.
- Avoid alcohol consumption (includes wine, beer, and liquor).
Fenocard Tablet related warnings
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fenocard 20mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Fenocard 20mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Fenocard 20mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Fenocard 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fenocard 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Fenocard 20mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Fenocard 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fenocard 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Fenocard 20mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
If you miss a dose of Fenocard 20mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Fenocard Tablet
Fenocard is a drug belonging to a different class of drugs called “Fibrates”, whereas Lipitor (atorvastatin) belongs to the “Statin” class. Both the medicines act by different mechanisms
Fenocard may rarely cause sexual weakness in patients. It does not cause weight gain and memory loss. Consult your doctor before use
Q. Can I take fenofibrate with Lipitor, ibuprofen, niacin, Nyquil or crestor?
Taking fenofibrate with drugs from the statin class (e.g. Atorvastatin or Lipitor; rosuvastatin or crestor) may cause muscle breakdown. There is no significant drug interaction with ibuprofen, niacin or Nyquil. However, always consult your doctor before use
Fenocard belongs to a class of drugs called as fibrates or fibric acid derivatives. It is different from statins, blood thinners, diuretic and nitrate
Yes, Fenocard is a generic drug sold under several pharmaceutical brand names (TriCor, Antara, Lofibra, Stanlip, Lipicard etc.).
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Fenocard with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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