Ipolipid

Ipolipid

gemfibrozil

Manufacturer:

Medochemie

Distributor:

Medochemie
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Gemfibrozil
Indications/Uses
Treatment of lipid disorders eg, Fredrickson type IIA, IIB, III, IV, V; hyperlipidemia associated w/ diabetes; xanthomata associated w/ hyperlipidemias. Prevention of CHD.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult Recommended dose: 1,200 mg daily in 2 divided doses. 900-1,500 mg/day may be given based on patient's therapeutic response.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take ½ hr before meals.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Perform frequent prothrombin determinations until prothrombin level is stabilized. Pregnancy.
Drug Interactions
Anticoagulants coumarin-orindandione derivative.
ATC Classification
C10AB04 - gemfibrozil ; Belongs to the class of fibrates. Used in the treatment of hyperlipidemia.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Ipolipid cap 300 mg
Packing/Price
5 × 10's
Form
Ipolipid tab 600 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
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