What is Lipanthyl 145 mg used for?

LIPANTHYL PENTA 145, film-coated tablet is indicated for the reduction in the progression of diabetic retinopathy in patients with type 2 diabetes and existing diabetic retinopathy.

What are the side effects of fenofibrate 145 mg?

The more common side effects that can occur with use of fenofibrate include:

  • headache.
  • back pain.
  • nausea.
  • indigestion.
  • stuffy or runny nose.
  • stomach pain.

What is the use of atorvastatin and fenofibrate tablets?

Atorvastatin + Fenofibrate is a combination of two lipid-lowering medicines: Atorvastatin and fenofibrate. Atorvastatin prevents your body from making “bad” cholesterol (LDL), while fenofibrate works by lowering the levels of triglycerides in your blood. Both raise the levels of “good” cholesterol (HDL).

What is the best time to take Lipanthyl?

You should take fenofibrate with food, so taking your doses during a mealtime is ideal. This is because fenofibrate is absorbed better by your body when there is some food in your stomach. Some people find it helps to swallow the tablet/capsule with a drink of water.

Who should not take fenofibrate?

You should not take fenofibrate if you are allergic to it, or if you have: Do not breast-feed while using this medicine, and for at least 5 days after your last dose. Tell your doctor if you have ever had: Fenofibrate can cause the breakdown of muscle tissue, which can lead to kidney failure.

Is fenofibrate bad for your kidneys?

Fenofibrate is known to increase serum creatinine, but this effect is fully reversible, even after long-term treatment. The mechanism underlying this is poorly understood, but fenofibrate is not thought to impair true glomerular function, as measured by inulin clearance, the gold standard measure of renal function.

Is fenofibrate a statin?

Fenofibrate is more effective than statins at increasing HDL cholesterol levels, similar to atorvastatin and rosuvastatin at reducing triglyceride levels, but less effective than statins at lowering LDL cholesterol levels. Available as oral tablets in two strengths, 54mg, and 160mg. Generic fenofibrate is available.

What is Aztor 40 used for?

Aztor 40mg Tablet 15’s belongs to a class of medications called statins to treat raised cholesterol levels in our body. Aztor 40mg Tablet 15’s helps lower the level of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) or bad cholesterol in the blood and increase the level of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) or good cholesterol.

Should fenofibrate be taken at night?

Some people find it helps to swallow the tablet/capsule with a drink of water. You can generally take fenofibrate at a time of day to suit you, but it is best to take your doses with the same meal each day.