GEMFIBROZIL (jem FI broe zil) can help lower blood fats and cholesterol for people who are at risk of getting inflammation of the pancreas (pancreatitis) from having very high amounts of fats in their blood. This medicine is only for patients whose blood fats are not controlled by diet.
Gemfibrozil is the generic name for an oral drug used to lower lipid levels. It
belongs to a group of drugs known as fibrates. It is most commonly sold as the
Gemfibrozil is used to treat high cholesterol and triglyceride levels in people with
pancreatitis. Learn about side effects, interactions and indications.
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Lopid could increase the effects of Coumadin (warfarin), leading to increased risk of bleeding.
Lopid may lower the effect of ursodiol when these medications are taken together.
In this case, you will be more closely monitored by your healthcare provider so that he or... More »
LOPID® (gemfibrozil tablets, USP) is a lipid regulating agent. It is available as
tablets for oral administration. Each tablet contains 600 mg gemfibrozil.
Oct 29, 2014 ... Explains the medication gemfibrozil (Lopid), a drug used for selected persons
with either low HDL cholesterol and/or high triglyceride ...
Consumer information about the medication GEMFIBROZIL - ORAL (Lopid),
includes side effects, drug interactions, recommended dosages, and storage ...
Gemfibrozil is used together with a proper diet to treat high cholesterol and
triglyceride (fat) levels in the blood. This may help prevent the development of ...
Aug 15, 2014 ... Gemfibrozil is used with diet changes (restriction of cholesterol and fat intake) to
reduce the amount of cholesterol and triglycerides (other fatty ...