Lipofen

Active Ingredient(s): Fenofibrate
FDA Approved: * January 11, 2006
Pharm Company: * CIPHER
Category: Cholesterol

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Lipofen Overview

Fenofibrate (sold under the brand names Tricor, Fenobrat etc.), is an oral medication of the fibrate class used to treat abnormal blood lipid levels.[2] It is less preferred to statin medications as it does not appear to reduce the risk of heart disease or death.[2][3] Its use is recommended together with dietary changes.[2] Common side effects include liver problems, breathing problems, abdominal pain, muscle problems, and nause...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Fenofibrate
  • Capsule: 100mg, 130mg, 134mg, 150mg, 200mg, 30mg, 43mg, 50mg, 67mg, 87mg, 90mg
  • Tablet: 107mg, 120mg, 145mg, 160mg, 40mg, 48mg, 50mg, 54mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Lipofen: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 66869-137 Lipofen 50 mg Oral Capsule by Kowa Pharmaceuticals America Inc.
  • 66869-147 Lipofen 150 mg Oral Capsule by Kowa Pharmaceuticals America Inc.

Other drugs which contain Fenofibrate or a similar ingredient: (8 results)

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