Lotgl 200 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Lotgl Tablet
Lotgl 200 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high triglycerides and high cholesterol.
Lotgl Tablet side effects
Common
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Flatulence
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhoea
How to use Lotgl 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. Lotgl 200 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
How Lotgl Tablet works
Lotgl 200 mg 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).
Lotgl Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lotgl 200 mg 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
Lotgl 200 mg 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
Lotgl 200 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Lotgl 200 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lotgl 200 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Lotgl 200 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Lotgl 200 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lotgl 200 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Lotgl 200 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
What if you miss a dose of Lotgl Tablet?
If you miss a dose of Lotgl 200 mg 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

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  • Lotgl 200 mg 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 in addition to 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 Lotgl 200 mg 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 symptoms such as pain, tenderness, cramps, or weakness while taking Lotgl 200 mg Tablet, particularly if it is accompanied by a fever. 

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Lotgl with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Ripadep, Lunch ON, Page
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Alvastin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Piobest, Piokind, Piofine
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Pevastin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Glunase
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Etovas, Alvastatin, Atalo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Rosidoc, Rosustin, Rosucad
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Told
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Diabic, Glywin, Carryl
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Lotgl

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High triglycerides high bp sugar
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
Kindly consult nearby physician for examination and proper management also try conservative measuresQuit smoking, avoid too much alcohol intake, find ways to reduce stress like meditation, yoga, etc. Moderate exercise daily like a brisk walk for 1 km. Avoid diet that contain saturated fat & take fibre rich foods,plenty of fruits and vegetables. Limit intake of sweet & salty foods, use less oil while cooking, preferably use olive or sunflower oil. Lose ur weight. U can take fish, and supplements containing omega 3 fatty acids like Multivite fm omega capsule
Diets for high triglycerides patients
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
Hello, greetings from 1mg.comQuit smoking, avoid too much alcohol intake, find ways to reduce stress like meditation, yoga, etc. Moderate exercise daily like a brisk walk for 1 km. Avoid diet that contain saturated fat & take fibre rich foods,plenty of fruits and vegetables. Limit intake of sweet & salty foods, use less oil while cooking, preferably use olive or sunflower oil. Lose ur weight. U can take fish, and supplements containing omega 3 fatty acids like Multivite fm omega capsule
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FAQs

Q. Is Lotgl the same as Lipitor?
Lotgl 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. Does Lotgl cause erectile dysfunction, weight gain or memory loss?
Lotgl 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
Q. What is Lotgl?
Lotgl belongs to a class of drugs called as fibrates or fibric acid derivatives. It is different from statins, blood thinners, diuretic and nitrate
Q. Is Lotgl generic?
Yes, Lotgl is a generic drug sold under several pharmaceutical brand names (TriCor, Antara, Lofibra, Stanlip, Lipicard etc.).

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Strides Shasun Limited, (Formerly Strides Arcolab Limited), Strides House, Bilekahalli, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore – 560076, India
MRP
55.85
10 tablets in 1 strip
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