Fibrolip 200mg Capsule

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Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Fibrolip 200mg Capsule

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122.88
₹12.29/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Fibrolip Capsule

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Uses of Fibrolip Capsule

Fibrolip 200mg Capsule is used in the treatment of increased triglycerides and increased cholesterol.
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Side effects of Fibrolip Capsule

Common

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

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How to use Fibrolip Capsule

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. Fibrolip 200mg Capsule is to be taken with food.

How Fibrolip Capsule works

Fibrolip 200mg capsule 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 Fibrolip Capsule

Expert advice for Fibrolip Capsule

  • 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 Fibrolip 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 Fibrolip without consulting your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Avoid alcohol consumption (includes wine, beer, and liquor).
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Warnings
Special precautions for Fibrolip 200mg Capsule
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fibrolip 200mg Capsule 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
Fibrolip 200mg Capsule is probably usafe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Fibrolip 200mg Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Fibrolip 200mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fibrolip 200mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Fibrolip 200mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Fibrolip 200mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fibrolip 200mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Fibrolip 200mg Capsule 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, Tonact 40mg Tablet, Rozucor 5mg 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.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fibrolip 200mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Fenofibrate

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