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Fenolip 160mg Tablet

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Composition for Fenolip 160mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Fenolip 160mg Tablet

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Alcohol
MRP
121
₹12.1/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Fenolip Tablet

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Uses of Fenolip Tablet

Fenolip 160mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high triglycerides and high cholesterol.
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Fenolip Tablet side effects

Common

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

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How to use Fenolip 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. Fenolip 160mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Fenolip Tablet works

Fenolip 160mg 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 Fenolip Tablet

Expert advice for Fenolip Tablet

  • Medication of choice for lowering triglyceride levels in the blood. Can reduce triglycerides by up to 50%.
  • Regular exercise and low-fat diet further help to lower levels of fat in the blood.
  • Take Fenolip half an hour before meals.
  • 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 Fenolip without consulting your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Avoid alcohol consumption (includes wine, beer, and liquor).
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Fenolip Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Fenolip Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fenolip 160mg 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Fenolip 160mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Fenolip 160mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Fenolip 160mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fenolip 160mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Fenolip 160mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Fenolip 160mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fenolip 160mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Fenolip 160mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Fenolip Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Fenolip 160mg 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.

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Frequently asked questions about Fenolip Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Fenofibrate

Fenolip 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
Fenolip 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
Fenolip belongs to a class of drugs called as fibrates or fibric acid derivatives. It is different from statins, blood thinners, diuretic and nitrate
Yes, Fenolip is a generic drug sold under several pharmaceutical brand names (TriCor, Antara, Lofibra, Stanlip, Lipicard etc.).

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Fenolip with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Fenolip with Repaglinide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Repaglinide: Page, Repage, Eurepa, Rapilin, Repa, Novonorm
Fenolip with Ezetimibe
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ezetimibe: Ezentia, Ezzicad, Ezedoc, Lipezet, Mibe, Zetica, Ezetib, Ezibloc, Zetimax, Ezetimide
Fenolip with Cerivastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cerivastatin: Lipobay
Fenolip with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Fenolip with Simvastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Simvastatin: Starstat, Zosta, Biosim, Femella, Simlup, Simcard, Simvotin, ZOCOR(MSD), Simvastol, Simlo, Sim, Simlip, Simchol, Simvas
Fenolip with Chlorpropamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpropamide: Diabinese
Fenolip with Glibenclamide
SERIOUS
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz
Fenolip with Lovastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lovastatin: Lostatin, Lovalip, Lipistat
Fenolip with Glipizide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glipizide: Glyson, Lipi, Glynase, Glytop, Glucotrol, Glez, Diacon, Glibetic, Glyzip, Aviglip, Gluconil, Glylup, Semi Glynase
Fenolip with Pravastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pravastatin: Pravator
Fenolip with Rosiglitazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rosiglitazone: Rezult, Windia, Rosicon, Senzia
Fenolip with Cyclosporine
SERIOUS
Fenolip with Nateglinide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Fenolip with Pitavastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pitavastatin: Pivasta
Fenolip with Tolbutamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
Fenolip with Warfarin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin
Fenolip with Fluvastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fluvastatin: Lescol
Fenolip with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
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