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Medications for Hypertriglyceridemia

Other names: High Triglycerides

Hypertriglyceridemia is elevated triglyceride concentration in the blood.

Drugs used to treat Hypertriglyceridemia

The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

Drug name Rating Reviews Activity ? Rx/OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol
Animi-3 Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids systemic

Drug class: nutraceutical products

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Animi-3 with Vitamin D Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids systemic

Drug class: nutraceutical products

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Antara 1.0 1 review
Rx C N

Generic name: fenofibrate systemic

Drug class: fibric acid derivatives

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Crestor Rate Add review
Rx X N X

Generic name: rosuvastatin systemic

Drug class: statins

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Divista Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids systemic

Drug class: nutraceutical products

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Ezallor Rate Add review
Rx X N X

Generic name: rosuvastatin systemic

Drug class: statins

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fenofibrate 6.0 38 reviews
Rx C N

Generic name: fenofibrate systemic

Brand names:  TriCor, Lipofen, Antara, Triglide, Fenoglide …show all

Drug class: fibric acid derivatives

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fenofibric acid 5.2 12 reviews
Rx C N

Generic name: fenofibric acid systemic

Brand names:  Trilipix, Fibricor

Drug class: fibric acid derivatives

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Fenoglide Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: fenofibrate systemic

Drug class: fibric acid derivatives

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Fibricor Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: fenofibric acid systemic

Drug class: fibric acid derivatives

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Fish Oil 10 1 review
OTC C N

Generic name: omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids systemic

Drug class: nutraceutical products

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icosapent 6.2 89 reviews
Rx C N

Generic name: icosapent systemic

Brand name:  Vascepa

Drug class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

Lipofen 10 1 review
Rx C N

Generic name: fenofibrate systemic

Drug class: fibric acid derivatives

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Lovaza 6.3 9 reviews
Rx C N

Generic name: omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids systemic

Drug class: nutraceutical products

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MegaKrill Rate Add review
OTC C N

Generic name: omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids systemic

Drug class: nutraceutical products

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Nature's Bounty Red Krill Oil Rate Add review
OTC C N

Generic name: omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids systemic

Drug class: nutraceutical products

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omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids 7.3 13 reviews
Rx/OTC C N

Generic name: omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids systemic

Brand names:  Fish Oil, Lovaza, MegaKrill, Nature's Bounty Red Krill Oil, Vascazen, Animi-3, Animi-3 with Vitamin D, Divista, Prenatal DHA, Triklo, Vayarin …show all

Drug class: nutraceutical products

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Natural Product Monographs, Prescribing Information

Prenatal DHA Rate Add review
OTC C N

Generic name: omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids systemic

Drug class: nutraceutical products

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rosuvastatin Rate Add review
Rx X N X

Generic name: rosuvastatin systemic

Brand names:  Crestor, Ezallor

Drug class: statins

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

TriCor 6.3 10 reviews
Rx C N

Generic name: fenofibrate systemic

Drug class: fibric acid derivatives

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Triglide Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: fenofibrate systemic

Drug class: fibric acid derivatives

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Triklo Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids systemic

Drug class: nutraceutical products

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Trilipix 4.8 8 reviews
Rx C N

Generic name: fenofibric acid systemic

Drug class: fibric acid derivatives

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Vascazen Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids systemic

Drug class: nutraceutical products

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

Vascepa 6.2 89 reviews
Rx C N

Generic name: icosapent systemic

Drug class: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

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Rating For ratings, users were asked how effective they found the medicine while considering positive/adverse effects and ease of use (1 = not effective, 10 = most effective).
Activity Activity is based on recent site visitor activity relative to other medications in the list.
Rx Prescription Only.
OTC Over the Counter.
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter.
Off-label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
EUA An Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) allows the FDA to authorize unapproved medical products or unapproved uses of approved medical products to be used in a declared public health emergency when there are no adequate, approved, and available alternatives.
Pregnancy Category
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act (CSA) Schedule
M The drug has multiple schedules. The schedule may depend on the exact dosage form or strength of the medication.
U CSA Schedule is unknown.
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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