Regulipid Tablet

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Composition for Regulipid NA Tablet

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90
₹3.0/Tablet
30 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Regulipid Tablet

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Uses of Regulipid Tablet

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

Common

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

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How to use Regulipid 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 Regulipid Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Regulipid Tablet works

Regulipid 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 Regulipid Tablet

Expert advice for Regulipid Tablet

  • Take gemfibrozil half an hour before meals.
  • Stop the use of gemfibrozil if you develop gallstones.
  • It is advisable to monitor the levels of serum lipids, liver enzymes and blood counts at regular intervals.
  • Do not use Gemfibrozil if you observe any symptoms of muscle damage.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Regulipid Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Regulipid 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
Regulipid 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
Regulipid Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect y
our vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Regulipid Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Regulipid Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Regulipid Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
UNSAFE
Regulipid Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with
liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Novonorm 1mg Tablet, Novonorm 2mg Tablet, Lipicure 10mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Gemfibrozil, 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 Regulipid NA Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Gemfibrozil

Regulipid is a fibrate and not a statin/ blood thinner/ narcotic/ fenofibrate/ beta blocker. Patients should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use
Regulipid is safe at the prescribed dose and duration as advised by the doctor
Q. Is gemfibrozil the same as fenofibrate?
Gemfibrozil and fenofibrate belong to the same category of medicines called fibrates and are used for lowering the level of triglycerides (type of fat) in the blood
Q. Can you take gemfibrozil with simvastatin/Lipitor/niacin?
Patients are advised not to take gemfibrozil with simvastatin/Lipitor (atorvastatin). Gemfibrozil along with niacin can be used in patients with very high fat
Regulipid causing diarrhea, constipation is common. Other side effects such as weight loss/ weight gain/ raise blood sugar/ hair loss/gallstones/ erectile dysfunction are very rare or uncommon. However, consult your doctor if you experience such side effects.
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Substitutes for Regulipid

No substitutes found for this medicine
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