Tricor is the medication of high quality, which is taken in treatment of high triglyceride levels and high cholesterol with diet changes. The target of this perfect remedy is the treatment of high triglyceride levels and high cholesterol with diet changes. Tricor is also known as Fenofibrate, Fenofibric acid, Lipicard, Lofibra, Lipanthyl, Fenocor-67. Tricor is acting by increasing enzyme which breaks down fats in the blood. It is fibrate (lipid-lowering agent). Generic name of Tricor is Fenofibrate. Brand names of Tricor are Tricor, Tricor, Antara, Triglide, Lofibra, Lipofen.
Tricor can be taken once a day. Take Tricor capsules orally with water at the same time every day, with food.
If you are taking colestipol (such as Colestid) or cholestyramine (such as Questran) while using Tricor you should take these medicines at least 1 hour after using Tricor or 4-6 hours before using Tricor.
Follow low-fat diet, low-cholesterol.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Tricor suddenly.
Tricor Missing Dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Tricor and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F) away from moisture and heat. Keep container tightly closed. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.
Tricor More Info
Active Ingredient: Fenofibrate.
Other Ingredients: Hypromellose 2910, Docusate Sodium, Sucrose, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Lactose Monohydrate, Silicified Microcrystalline Cellulose, Crospovidone, Magnesium Stearate,
Do not take Tricor if you are allergic to its components.
Do not take Tricor if you're pregnant or you plan to have a baby, or you are a nursing mother. Tricor can ham your baby.
Be careful with Tricor if you suffer from liver cirrhosis, hepatitis, severe kidney disease, gallbladder disease, diabetes, kidney, liver, heart disease, hypothyroidism.
Be careful with Tricor if you are taking such medicines as blood thinner (warfarin (such as Coumadin)); fluvastatin (such as Lescol), cholesterol-lowering medicines (lovastatin (such as Mevacor), simvastatin (such as Zocor), cerivastatin (such as Baycol), pravastatin (such as Pravachol), atorvastatin (such as Lipitor), cyclosporine (such as Gengraf, Neoral, Sandimmune).
If you experience drowsiness and dizziness while taking Tricor you should avoid any activities such as driving or operating machinery.
Elderly people should be very careful with Tricor.
Keep low-cholesterol and low-fat diet.
Do not stop taking Tricor suddenly.