Juxtapid Oral Capsule 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Juxtapid: Oral capsule (10mg)

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Juxtapid 10mg Capsule
Aegerion Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: A733 10 mg 

What is this Medicine?

LOMITAPIDE is used in combination with diet and other medicines to lower blood cholesterol levels in patients with a genetic disorder that results in high blood cholesterol levels.

In-Depth Information

Juxtapid 10mg Capsule

NDC: 764310110
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Protect from moisture
Store between 68 to 77 degrees F, excursions permitted 59 to 86 degrees F
Brief exposure up to 104 degrees F does not adversely affect product
Juxtapid 10mg Capsule
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Aegerion Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: A733 10 mg 
Shape: capsule
Color: orange,white

Reported Side Effects for Juxtapid 10mg Capsule

Stomach Pain Incidence:
7.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Tenesmus Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Heartburn Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Stuffy Nose Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fever Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chest Pain Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
14.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
14.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Sore Throat Incidence:
17.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
17.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Gas Incidence:
21.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Flu Incidence:
21.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
21.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
24.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Weight Loss Incidence:
24.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
38.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
65.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fatty Change Incidence:
78.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Juxtapid 10mg Capsule

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Severe Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Juxtapid 10mg Capsule(Lomitapide)
Grapefruit juice and Lomitapide(Lomitapide)
Do not take drink grapefruit juice while taking lomitapide. Grapefruit juice may increase the amount of lomitapide in your body and increase the risk for serious side effects from lomitapide.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Juxtapid 10mg Capsule(Lomitapide)
Alcohol and Lomitapide(Lomitapide)
The risk for liver injury may be increased if you drink alcohol while taking Lomitapide. Do not drink more than one alcoholic drink per day while taking Lomitapide.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

SECOND Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

THIRD Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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