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Trilipix Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved December 15th, 2008)
  • Brand name: Trilipix
  • Generic name: fenofibric acid
  • Dosage form: Delayed-Release Capsules
  • Company: Abbott
  • Treatment for: Hypertriglyceridemia, High Cholesterol

Trilipix (fenofibric acid) is a peroxisome proliferator receptor alpha (PPARĪ±) activator indicated for use along with diet to help lower triglycerides and LDL cholesterol, and to raise HDL cholesterol in patients with lipid problems. Trilipix is the first and only fibrate to be approved for use in combination with a statin.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Trilipix

Dec 15, 2008Approval Abbott Receives FDA Approval for Trilipix (fenofibric acid), First and Only Fibrate Indicated for Use in Combination With a Statin for Cholesterol Management

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