My friend in Italy is taking this medicine made by ABBOTT, and she had very good result in lowering her cholesterol. I would like to know the name here in USA, please.
Generic Name: fenofibrate
Brand Names: Antara, Fenoglide, Lipofen, Lofibra, TriCor, Triglide, Lipidil Micro, Dom-Fenofibrate, Lipidil Supra,
Fenofibrate helps reduce cholesterol and triglycerides (fatty acids) in the blood. High levels of these types of fat in the blood are associated with an increased risk of atherosclerosis (clogged arteries). Fenofibrate is used to treat high cholesterol and high triglyceride levels.
- Lipitor Information for Consumers
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