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What is the difference between Antara and Trilipix?

Posted 10 Dec 2011 by D. Couchman 1 answer

Have been on Antara for some time, but doctor just changed to Trilipix. Said it will work better, especially in light of pre-diabetes and elevated triglycerides, as well as slightly elevated cholesterol!

Antara and simvastatin - is this combination safe, will simvastatin lower my LDL?

Posted 8 Dec 2010 by ziffer 1 answer

I have been on 130 mg. Antara for several years for contol of very high triglycerides. Blood tests have all been good. Now my Dr. wants to add 40 mg. simvistatin as he says my cholesterol LDL is too high all of a sudden. I see that taking these two drugs is a MAJOR drug interaction. If the Antara ...

Is Klor-con abdorption negatively impacted by Antara (cholestral medication)?

Posted 12 Oct 2009 by jahardg 1 answer

I've been taking Antara for high cholesteral (7th drug tried... statins gave me arm/leg/foot cramps). The cramps are now returning even w/ Antara. Since Antara works differently from statins, Is there any absorption issues when Klor-con is taken as well? I see an undisolved Klor-con tablet in ...

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