Fenofibrate is a prescriptive drug. It helps reduce cholesterol level in people at risk of heart diseases. It can also treat high triglycerides in the blood.
Fenofibrate belongs to the fibric acid class. It works by breaking down fats in the body along with proper diet and exercise.
Fenofibrate reduces high cholesterol levels in the following cholesterol problems:
Other lifestyle changes may help Fenofibrate work better. This includes:
Fenofibrate works by increasing the enzyme in your blood that breaks down fats. At the same time it removes bad cholesterol in your body.
Cholesterol build up on arterial walls reduces the flow of blood and oxygen supply in the body. In return, increases your risk of having chest pain, stroke, heart disease and heart attack.
Fenofibrate’s dosage, how often you take the medication and drug form depend on:
For hypercholesterolemia in adults, the usual dosage is 145 mg once a day. While for patients with mild to moderate renal impairment, the recommended dose is 48 mg once a day.
Inform your doctor before taking Fenofibrate if:
The generic Fenofibrate and the branded Tricor differs in price. But both drugs contain the same active ingredients. Fenofibrate 160 mg costs $0.67 per unit price or $20.00 per 30 tabs. While the branded Tricor 145 mg costs $1.02 per unit price or $61.65 for 30 tablets. If you want to order Fenofibrate at Rx 2 Go Pharmacy Click Here!