Lopid

Active Ingredient(s): Gemfibrozil
FDA Approved: * December 21, 1981
Pharm Company: * PFIZER PHARMS
Category: Cholesterol

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



Lopid Overview

Gemfibrozil, sold under the brand name Lopid among others, is a medication used to treat abnormal blood lipid levels.[1] Its is generally less preferred than statins.[1][2] Use is recommended together with dietary changes and exercise.[1] It is unclear if it changes the risk of heart disease.[1] It is taken by mouth.[1] Common side effects include headache, dizziness, feeling tired, and intestinal...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Gemfibrozil
  • Capsule: 200mg, 300mg
  • Tablet: 600mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Lopid: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0071-0737 Lopid 600 mg Oral Tablet by Parke-davis Div of Pfizer Inc
  • 70518-0687 Lopid 600 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Remedyrepack Inc.

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