Fenocard H Tablet

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Composition for Fenocard H NA Tablet

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₹6.0/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Fenocard H Tablet

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Uses of Fenocard H Tablet

Fenocard H Tablet is used in the treatment of increased cholesterol and increased triglycerides.
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Side effects of Fenocard H Tablet

Common

Increased liver enzymes, Nausea, Vomiting, Flatulence, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Fenocard H Tablet

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. It is better to take Fenocard H Tablet with food.

How Fenocard H Tablet works

Fenocard h tablet stimulates the formation of enzymes for triglyceride metabolism, which in turn lowers the levels of triglyceride and cholesterol in the body.

In Depth Information on Fenocard H Tablet

Expert advice for Fenocard H Tablet

  • If you also take medicines such as cholestyramine or colestipol; make sure to take them at least 1 hour after or 4 hours before taking fenofibrate.
  • Consult your doctor, if you have diseases such as diabetes, hyperthyroidism, kidney or liver ailments.
  • Do not take fenofibrate, if you are allergic to it or to any other ingredient in the medicine (lactose).
  • Do not take finofibrate, if you are sensitive to sunlight.
  • Do not take the medicine, if you are suffering from severe liver, kidney or pancreatic ailments (gall bladder disease, biliary cirrhosis, pancreatitis); if you have muscular disorders, large amount of protein in urine, water retention in the body (nephrotic syndrome), decreased albumin in the blood (hypoalbuminaemia) or poorly controlled diabetes mellitus.
  • Do not take the medicine if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Fenocard H Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fenocard H 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Fenocard H Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Fenocard H Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Fenocard H Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fenocard H Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Fenocard H Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Fenocard H Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fenocard H Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Fenocard H Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Lipicure 10mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Path 15mg Tablet, Gli 2mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Fenofibrate, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fenocard H NA Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Fenofibrate

Fenocard h 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 h 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 h 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 h is a generic drug sold under several pharmaceutical brand names (TriCor, Antara, Lofibra, Stanlip, Lipicard etc.).
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Substitutes for Fenocard H

No substitutes found for this medicine
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