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Fenofibrate: Oral tablet

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  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions

Available Strengths
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Fenofibrate 48mg Tablet
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M  |  FE3
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Fenofibrate 160mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: G352 
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Fenofibrate 145mg Tablet
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M  |  FE4
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Fenofibrate 48mg Tablet
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: M  |  FE3
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Lofibra 54mg Tab
Teva Select Brands
Pill Identification: 93  |  7330
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Lofibra 160mg Tab
Teva Select Brands
Pill Identification: 93  |  7331
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Fenofibrate 54mg Tab
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: RX 900 
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Fenofibrate 160mg Tab
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: RX 901 
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Fenofibrate 145mg Tablet
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: M  |  FE4
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Fenofibrate 145mg Tablet
Zydus Pharmaceuticals (USA) Inc
Pill Identification: LOGO  |  FO
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Fenofibrate 48mg Tablet
Zydus Pharmaceuticals (USA) Inc
Pill Identification: LOGO  |  FI
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Fenofibrate 145mg Tablet
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: LOGO  |  FO
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Fenofibrate 48mg Tablet
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: LOGO  |  FI
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Fenofibrate 54mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: KLX  |  170
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Fenofibrate 48mg Tablet
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: LU  |  B21
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Fenofibrate 145mg Tablet
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: LU  |  B22
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Fenofibrate 48mg Tablet
Lupin Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: LU  |  B21
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Fenofibrate 160mg Tab
Global Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: G352 
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Fenofibrate 145mg Tablet
Lupin Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: LU  |  B22
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Fenofibrate 54mg Tab
Global Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: G  |  351

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Fenofibrate: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

FENOFIBRATE (fen oh FYE brate) can help lower blood fats and cholesterol for people who are at risk of getting inflammation of the pancreas (pancreatitis) from having very high amounts of fats in their blood. This medicine is only for patients whose blood fats are not controlled by diet.


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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Fenofibrate: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
41.05%
58.95%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.15%
4.25%
38.14%
57.46%
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Patient Experiences with Fenofibrate

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View All 4 Experiences
Average Scores
Easy to Take: 4.2 / 5
Works as Intended: 4.2 / 5
Tolerable: 4.2 / 5

LD
No negative side effects thus far. I have been taking this for 3 1/2 weeks now.
Helpful: 4
Unhelpful: 0
Anonymous
July 17, 2016
From: Lake in the Hills, IL
Age: 45-54
Gender: Male
Drug Form: Oral tablet
Easy to Take: Not Sure
Works as Intended: Not Sure
Tolerable: Agree


Not successful.
Twice I've been on Fenafibrate and twice I have experienced damage to leg muscles with cramps and nerve pains! I tried it this second time because it did great bringing down my Ldl, but not worth the leg pain which became very critical. Once off, my legs pain is greatly reduced.
Helpful: 4
Unhelpful: 2
Legs
June 07, 2016
From: Atlanta, GA
Age: 65-74
Gender: Female
Drug Form: Oral tablet
Easy to Take: Agree
Works as Intended: Disagree
Tolerable: Strongly Disagree


immune system reaction with severe skin rash
delayed onset of severe eczema with associated food sensitivities that were incapacitating with very severe UV reaction also. Lab tests were consistent with lupus though not when I avoided grains, dairy, alcohol, coffee.
Helpful: 5
Unhelpful: 3
CVS Customer
December 12, 2015
From: Ventura, CA
Age: 65-74
Gender: Male
Drug Form: Oral tablet
Easy to Take: Strongly Agree
Works as Intended: Not Sure
Tolerable: Strongly Disagree


I needed this medication
My triglicerides were over 600 and ONLY after a month of taking one tablet a day, it is getting better everyday!
Helpful: 18
Unhelpful: 4
Tony H
April 26, 2015
From: Myrtle Beach, SC
Age: 55-64
Gender: Male
Drug Form: Oral tablet
Easy to Take: Strongly Agree
Works as Intended: Strongly Agree
Tolerable: Strongly Agree