Finobrate 160 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Finobrate Tablet

Finobrate 160 Tablet is used in the treatment of high triglycerides and high cholesterol.

Finobrate Tablet side effects

Common
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Flatulence
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea

How to use Finobrate 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. Finobrate 160 Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Finobrate Tablet works

Finobrate 160 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).

Finobrate Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Finobrate 160 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
Finobrate 160 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
Finobrate 160 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Finobrate 160 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Finobrate 160 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Finobrate 160 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Finobrate 160 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Finobrate 160 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Finobrate 160 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Finobrate Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Finobrate 160 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • Finobrate 160 Tablet is the medication of choice for lowering triglyceride levels in the blood. It can reduce triglycerides by up to 50%.
  • It decreases the risk of heart disease and helps prevent stroke and heart attack.
  • Take it along with regular exercise and low-fat diet to lower levels of fat in the blood.
  • Your doctor may check your liver function before starting treatment and regularly thereafter. 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 Finobrate 160 Tablet without consulting your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Avoid alcohol consumption while taking this medication.
  • It should be taken with food.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience muscle pain, tenderness, cramps, or weakness while taking Finobrate 160 Tablet, particularly if it is accompanied by a fever.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Finobrate with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Etovas, Alvastatin, Atalo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Rosidoc, Rosustin, Rosucad
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Piobest
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Diabic, Glicla
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Finobrate

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I have vitamin. B12 deficiency. And high cholesterol
Dr. Saurabh Arora
Heart Specialist
Avoid fried food extra salt and regular exercise plus tab homocheck daily after consulting with your physician
High Cholesterol 208 mg/dl and Triglyceride 212 mg/dl.
Dr. Vishesh Rohatgi
Heart Specialist
Hi. The cholesterol value is borderline high and can be easily controlled with lifestyle changes. Avoid oily and spicy food. Walk or exercise daily for 1 hour. Check your blood pressure and repeat your lipid profile after 1 month and let us know.
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User Feedback


FAQs

Q. Is Finobrate the same as Lipitor?

No, Finobrate 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

Q. Can the use of Finobrate cause liver damage?

Finobrate contains Fenofibrate. A very rare side effect of this medicine is liver damage i.e 1 in 10000 patient. Use of this medicine should be avoided in patients with the underlying liver disease. Contact your doctor immediately If you notice any early signs and symptoms of liver damage such as fever, rash, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, stomach pain, dark urine, yellow skin or eyes.

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
M-17, Pharma Tower, Basement & Ground Floor, Badli Industrial Area, New Delhi 110 042
MRP
115
10 tablets in 1 strip
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