Disease Information for Fenofibrate (Tricor/Antara) Administration/Toxicity

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Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Triglycerides (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
HDL (High density lipoprotein) (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Fenofibrate (Tricor) effect/toxicity
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-cholesterol medications (examples)
DRUG/Antilipid drug (example)
DRUG/Anti-triglyceride drug (example)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
fenofibrate, Fenofibrate (product), Fenofibrate (substance), FENOFIBRATE PREPARATION, Phenofibrate, Procetofen, Procetofene, Propanoic acid 2 (4 (4 chlorobenzoyl)phenoxy) 2 methyl 1 methylethyl ester, Brand Name/Antara (Fenofibrate), Brand name/Fibricor (Fenofibrate), Brand name/Lipidil (Fenofibrate), Brand Name/Lipofen (Fibrate/Finofibrate), Brand name/Lofibra (Fenofibrate), Brand name/Tricor (Fenofibrate), Brand name/Triglide (Fenofibrate), Brand Name/Triplix (Fenofibric Acid)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose 67 mgms (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose Extended time release/XT/SA (example)
DRUG/Dose once daily (RX)
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Lipid lowering drug; Primary fibrate triglyceride lowering effect; Oral preparation;also lowers uric acid; can cause GBD, rhabdomyolysis, toxic hepatitis

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