Lipanthyl

Lipanthyl

fenofibrate

Manufacturer:

Abbott

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Fenofibrate
Indications/Uses
Hypercholesterolaemia &/or hypertriglyceridaemia in adults when the response to an appropriate & correctly observed diet is inadequate.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 200-300 mg daily (300 mg divided in 3 doses). May be titrated up to 400 mg daily (4 cap) if required.
Administration
Should be taken with food: Swallow whole, do not chew/crush.
Contraindications
Serious hepatic & renal insufficiency. Childn <18 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Rarely, GI disturbances, allergic skin reactions, elevation of transaminases, muscular pains.
Drug Interactions
Potentiate actions of anticoagulant.
ATC Classification
C10AB05 - fenofibrate ; Belongs to the class of fibrates. Used in the treatment of hyperlipidemia.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Lipanthyl cap 100 mg
Packing/Price
100's
Form
Lipanthyl cap 200 mg
Packing/Price
30's
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