Medicine : Fenodac (135caps 10)

Name:Fenodac (135caps 10)
Type:Capsule
Manufacturer:Zydus Cadila
Generic Use:Fenofibrate
Composition:Fenofibrate(135mg)
Substitutes:stanlip plus(135mg) , adilip (135) , fenodac (135caps 10)


Generic ( Fenofibrate )



Typical use Of Fenofibrate :To Lower The Levels Of Fats (lipids Such As Cholesterol And Triglycerides) In The Blood.
Mechanism of action of Fenofibrate :Fenofibrate Works By Activation Of Enzyme Lipoprotein Lipase That Increases The Breaks Down And Elimination Of Fats From Blood.
Drug Interaction of Fenofibrate :Taking Fenofibrate With An Anticoagulant (blood Thinner Such As Acenocoumarol, Anisindione, And Dicumarol) May Increase Bleeding. Fenofibrate Interacts With Statins (cerivastatin, Lovastatin, Pravastatin) And May Increase Muscular Disorder. It Is Also Known To Interact With Cyclosporine And Oesterogen Containing Contraceptives. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Fenofibrate :Destruction Of Muscle Tissue Which May Lead To Kidney Failure (rhabdomyolysis), Inflammation Of The Liver (hepatitis), Moderately Elevated Liver Enzymes (liver Dysfunction), Stomach Pain, Urge To Vomit (nausea), Vomiting, Diarrhea, Rash, Itching, Gallstones, Inflammation Of The Pancreas, Blood Clots In The Legs Causing Redness Or Swelling (deep Vein Thrombosis), Muscle Pain, Reduced Sex Drive, And Sensitivity To Sun Light.

INTERACTIONS OF FENOFIBRATE


How Fenofibrate will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Fenofibrate will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Fenofibrate

No Studies Found