Finate 160mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 2:59 am

Finate 160mg Tablet

Uses of Finate 160mg Tablet

Finate 160mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Helps Lower Bad Cholesterol and Fats in the Blood

Side effects of Finate 160mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Finate 160mg Tablet are – Pain, Rash, Headache, Asthenia, Fatigue, Flu-Like Symptoms, Dyspepsia, Nausea/Vomiting, Rhinitis, Diarrhea, Abdominal Pain, Constipation, Flatulence, Arthralgia, Decreased Libido, Dizziness, Pruritus, Increased Appetite, Insomnia, Polyuria, Cough, Blurred Vision, Eye Floaters, Earache

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Finate 160mg Tablet

Do not use Finate 160mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Fenofibrate

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Finate 160mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Finate 160mg Tablet works

Finate 160mg Tablet contains – Fenofibrate

Fenofibrate works by increasing the natural substance (enzyme) that breaks down fats in the blood.

Dosage of Finate 160mg Tablet

The dosage of Finate 160mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Finate 160mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Finate 160mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Fenolip 160mg Tablet  ( Cipla Ltd. )

121.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Lipicard 160mg Tablet  ( USV Ltd. )

123.50  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- bile acid sequestrants: Decreased fenofibrate absorption.

cyclosporine: Increased risk of nephrotoxicity.

HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors atorvastatin, cerivastatin, fluvastatin, lovastatin, pravastatin, simvastatin: Increased risk of myopathy, rhabdomyolysis, and acute renal failure. oral anticoagulants: Risk of bleeding.

Food :- all foods: Increased fenofibrate bioavailability when given in capsule form.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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