I have read that people with CKD should not take fino? I am on kidney transplant list and not on dialysis. I took my self off of statins because they do not agree with me. Have muscle pain with them. Should I be on the finofibrate pills.
Fenofibrate - I have CKD, 15 gfr and was precribed fino for high cholesterol/triglicerides?
- 21 Aug 2014 by itsaqt
- 21 August 2014
Here is what the FDA says In patients with mild-to-moderate renal impairment, treatment with Fenofibrate Capsules should be initiated at a dose of 50 mg per day, and increased only after evaluation of the effects on renal function and lipid levels at this dose. The use of fenofibrate should be avoided in patients with severe renal impairment [see Use in Specific Populations (8.6) and Clinical Pharmacology
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