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Fibra capsule 200 mg 20's

Fibra capsule contains Fenofibrate | belongs to Fibric acid

Alternate brands of Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s

Brand Name Price Savings
Trifibe capsule 200 mg 10’s  135.00 You can save 65
Trifibe capsule 67 mg 30’s  121.00 You can save 79
Lipofen capsule 200 mg 2×5’s  200.00 You can save 0
Lipofen capsule 67 mg 3×10’s  300.00 You will pay -100 more
Fibra tablet 67 mg 3×10’s  300.00 You will pay -100 more
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How it works

Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s works by increasing the natural substance (enzyme) that breaks down fats in the blood.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s

  • Chills and fever severe
  • Itching and skin rash severe
  • Nausea and Vomiting severe
  • Headache severe
  • Shortness of breath severe
  • Weakness severe
  • Runny Nose
  • Stuffy Nose
  • Increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight

Uses of Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s

What is it prescribed for?

  • Severe hypertriglyceridemia

    Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s is used in the treatment of Severe hypertriglyceridemia for removing the increased amount of triglycerides from the blood.

  • Hypercholesterolemia

    This medicine is used in the treatment of Hypercholesterolemia for decreasing the amount of cholesterol in the blood.

Concerns

Frequently asked questions

  • Onset of action

    The time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.

  • Duration of Effect

    The time until which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.

  • Safe with Alchohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendency has been reported.

  • Usage in pregnancy?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

  • Usage while breast-feeding?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women. Your doctor may prescribe an alternative medicine based on your clinical condition.

When not to use?

  • Allergy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s .

  • Severe renal impairment

    Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s should be used with caution in patients with a known history of renal diseases due to the increased risk of severe kidney injury. Close monitoring of kidney function is necessary for such patients. Appropriate dose adjustments should be done based on the clinical condition of the patient.

  • Gallbladder disease

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of gallbladder diseases due to the increased risk of gallbladder stones.

Warnings

Warnings for special population
  • Pregnancy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

  • Breast-feeding

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women. Your doctor may prescribe an alternative medicine based on your clinical condition.

General Warnings
  • Cholelithiasis

    Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s should be used with caution due to the increased risk of gallbladder stones. This risk is especially higher in patients with a history of liver or gallbladder diseases. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

  • Hematologic Changes

    This medicine should be used with caution due to the risk of a decrease in the hemoglobin, hematocrit, and white blood cell count. Close monitoring of complete blood count is recommended in patients receiving this medicine.

  • Increase in serum creatinine levels

    Close monitoring of renal function is recommended in patients receiving this medicine due to the increased risk of elevated serum creatinine levels.

  • Concomitant Oral Anticoagulants

    Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s should be used with caution along with anticoagulants due to the risk of excessive bleeding. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

  • Rhabdomyolysis

    Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s may cause a fatal condition called rhabdomyolysis where the muscles in the body are damaged and which may ultimately result in kidney damage. Close monitoring of liver and kidney function is necessary during treatment with this medicine.

Dosage

  • Missed Dose

    If a dose of Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s is missed, take the dose as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one.

  • Overdose

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

Interactions

Interaction with Medicines
  • Hypoglycemic agents moderate
  • Statin agents severe
Disease interactions
  • severe

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of Rhabdomyolysis due to the increased risk of renal failure and death. Any symptoms such as muscle pain, weakness, or joint pain and swelling should be reported to the doctor on priority. Replacement with a suitable alternative should be done under your doctor's supervision. It is advised that you should inform the doctor about all your medical conditions before receiving Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s .

General Instructions

Take Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s exactly as instructed by the doctor. Do not take larger amounts than prescribed. Seek emergency medical treatment in case of any side effects. Ensure that the course of treatment is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.

Other details

  • Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor
  • To be taken as instructed by doctor
  • Does not cause sleepiness

References

Additional Information:

what are the adverse effects of Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s?

GI upset, skin rashes, headache, fatigue, vertigo, gallstones. Rarely sexual asthaenia, muscle toxicity (discontinue), hepatitis, pancreatitis, alopecia, photosensitivity, interstitial pneumopathies. Increased transaminases and homocysteine.

What happens if I miss a dose of Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s?

Adults: Initially 200 mg once daily with food or 3 tab of 67 mg daily.
Severe hyperlipidaemia: 267 mg once daily with food.
Children: Under 4 yr, not recommended. Hyperlipidaemias including familial hypercholesterolaemia: 4-15 yr, one 67 mg cap/20 kg body-weight, max 4 cap of 67 mg or max 3 cap of 67 mg with concomitant statin daily; 15-18 yr, initially 3 cap of 67 mg daily, increased if necessary to 4 cap of 67 mg daily. max 3 cap of 67 mg daily with concomitant statin.

One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Fibra capsule 200 mg 20’s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

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