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VASCEPA: Oral capsule, liquid filled

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Vascepa 1g Soft Gel Capsule
Amarin Pharma
Pill Identification: VASCEPA 

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Drugs Related by Class to VASCEPA: Oral capsule, liquid filled
Class Name : Omega-3 Dyslipidemic Agents

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Lovaza: Oral capsule, liquid filled  |  Omacor: Oral capsule, liquid filled
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CVS/pharmacy Patient Statistics for VASCEPA: Oral capsule, liquid filled
Usage by Gender
40.31%
59.69%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.51%
13.27%
50.0%
36.22%
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