Tricor-Lipicard 200mg-Fenofibrate Tablets

Tricor-Lipicard 200mg-Fenofibrate Tablets

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Tricor - Generic Fenofibrate

Brand Tricor comprises of generic Fenofibrate (derivative of fibric acid) as an important component. It is used to decrease the quantity of both low-density lipoprotein (LDL) and very low-density lipoprotein (VLDL) and reduces triglycerides. This medicine, when used along with statins is used for curing hypercholesterolemia and hypertriglyceridemia.

Working of Tricor

Generic Fenofibrate is a prodrug, so it is converted to Fenofibric acid before showing its action. Fenofibric acid then, enhances the activity of lipoprotein lipase (enzyme that breaks triglycerides) and it has an effect on production, transportation, and storage of triglycerides. It decreases 30%-60% of triglycerides in the blood and a modest increase in high-density lipoprotein and a reduction in low-density lipoprotein.

Contraindication of Tricor-

• Patient suffering from renal impairment should avoid consumption of this medicament.
• If you are allergic to Finofibrate , then you should avoid intake of this medication.
• Avoid this drug in case of gall bladder gall bladder related problems.
• Patient suffering from liver disease should not take this drug.

Drug interaction of Tricor 145mg

• Blood thinners such as Warfarin, Heparin
• Fenofibric acid
• Immunosuppressant like Cyclosporine and Tacrolimus
• A person should consume Tricor, one hour before consuming bile acid binding resins or 4 to 6 hours after consumption of bile acid binding resins to avoid absorption, otherwise it will lead to drug interaction.

Storage condition of Tricor 160mg

• This drug should be stored at room temperature.
• It should be kept in cool and dry place, away from direct heat, light and moisture.

Prescribed Dose of Tricor

• In case of Primary Hypercholesterolemia: A person should consume an initial dose of 160mg once in a day.

In case of Hypertriglyceridemia: A person should take an initial dose of 54mg to 160mg in a day. The maximum dose should not exceed more than 160mg once in a day.

This medication should be given along with the meals so that the bioavailability of the medicine is optimized.

In case if a dose of this medication is missed ,then consume it as soon as you remember and if it is time for the next dose , then skip the missed dose and consume next dose.

Adverse Effects of Generic Fenofibrate

Consumption of Tricor may lead to various side effects such as:

• Abdominal Pain, back pain, constipation
• Nausea, vomiting
• Headache, dizziness
• Shortness of breath, irregular heartbeat

Precautions of Fenofibrate

Safety tips to be followed while administering Tricor are:

• Breast feeding mothers should avoid intake of this medication as it passes through the breast milk.
• Avoid consumption of alcoholic beverages along with this medication.
• Pregnant females should avoid intake of this medication as it may harm the health of fetus.

"Treat your problem of high cholesterol level with generic Fenofibrate 160mg or Finofibrate 145mg tablet."

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