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Posted 6 May 2010 by • 1 answer
I was told by someone who is on Lipitor that they cannot eat grapefruit while taking it. Lipitor is a statin (I believe) Is Gemfibrozil?
Posted 4 Feb 2015 by • 1 answer
So, just so I'm clear ... The instruction to take Gemfibrozil 30 minutes before eating is not because it is blocking anything during digestion (preventing fat absorption, or something) -- but just so that you'll have an empty stomach when you take it; right? I could conceivably take my ...
Posted 26 Oct 2015 by • 0 answers
Dr has changed me from Fenofibrate 160mg tab one a day to Gemfibrozil 600mg tab twice a day is the dosage equal
Posted 17 Jun 2015 by • 1 answer
... in a crushed state pill may prove too difficult. Any thoughts how I can manage dispensing this medication.. Pills are so big even if I cut in half, etc
Posted 14 Feb 2015 by • 1 answer
... from both.?
Posted 15 Nov 2014 by • 1 answer
... have these side affects ?
Posted 8 May 2014 by • 1 answer
Posted 21 Sep 2013 by • 1 answer
My average blood glucose level has gone from 134 to 190 in 14 days. Is this normal? I have been taking 10 more units of insulin the last 2 days with out much success.
Posted 21 Jan 2014 by • 1 answer
Patient is 80 yrs old . Had a triple bypass and an aortic valve replacement (tissue) 2 years ago. Since then, he has diet and has lost 55 pounds to 192 at 6' 2''. All of a sudden he has become anemic, has lost energy and appetite and has extremely low blood pressure. Is it necessary ...
Posted 2 Oct 2013 by • 1 answer
The pills are large and I have a problem with my esophagus and swallowing is a problem. Can these be but in half without losing any quality in the pill to make them easier to take?
Posted 18 Oct 2013 by • 1 answer
amlodipine, atenolol,gemfibrozil,insulin, lisinopril, metformin, mirtazapine
Posted 8 Aug 2013 by • 1 answer
I was feeling tired and he said this might be a side effect of this medication. I can't tell that it has helped my tiredness since I stopped taking it about a month ago. However, I have had diarea since I stopped taking it. Have you ever heard of this happening when someone goes off of the ...
Posted 21 Jun 2013 by • 1 answer
I am a 62 year old white male and I was taking a statin drug to reduce cholesterol. My hdl is 43 and ldl is 133. I am hesitant is using this drug listed above because of the side effects. Is there some other way or drug to use other than Gemfibrozil?
Posted 4 Nov 2012 by • 1 answer
I have just started this medication and understand that I should take it 30 minutes before food, but in the morning, I usually have a cup of coffee when I get up. Do I need to wait 30 minutes before having coffee?
Posted 14 Dec 2012 by • 1 answer
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