Disease Information for Clofibrate (Atromid) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Impotence, relative
Myotonic like rigidity of muscles
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Cholesterol (Lab)
Phospholipids, serum (Lab)
Sodium, serum (Lab)
Triglycerides (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
ADH/Antidiuretic Hormone/Vasopressin/Oxytocin level (Lab)
Thyroid Binding Globulin (Lab)
URINE Myoglobin
Diagnostic Test Results
Isotope Scan
Isotope/RAI uptake/quantitative high thyroid (I 123)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Cholelithiasis
Drug induced Cholelithiasis
Drug induced Hyponatremia
Drug induced Impotence.
Drug induced Inappropriate ADH syndrome/SIADHS
Hyponatremia
Impotence/Erectile dysfunction disorder
Inappropriate ADH secretion syndrome
Myoglobinuria
Rhabdomyolysis
SIADH, idiopathic
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-cholesterol medications (examples)
DRUG/Antilipid drug (example)
DRUG/Anti-triglyceride drug (example)
DRUG/Fibric acid derivative drug (example)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
2 (4 Chlorophenoxy) 2 methylpropanoic acid ethyl ester, CFB, Chlorophenoxyisobutyrate, Ethyl, CLOFIBRATE, Clofibrate (product), Clofibrate (substance), CLOFIBRATE PREPARATION, Clofibric Acid, Ethyl Ester, Ethyl 2 (4 Chlorophenoxy) 2 methylpropanoate, Ethyl Chlorophenoxyisobutyrate, Ethyl p Chlorophenoxyisobyturate, Propanoic acid, 2 (4 chlorophenoxy) 2 methyl , ethyl ester, Brand name/Atromid-S (Clofibrate)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Contraindication
RX/Warfarin (Coumadin)
Definition

Lipid lowering drug. Primary fibrate triglyceride lowering effect. Oral drug.

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