Side effect(s) of Fenofibric Acid

Review the side-effects of Fenofibric Acid as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

- Inflammation of the lining of the stomach, abdominal pain, Constipation, flatulence, upset stomach, nausea and diarrhea.

  Central Nervous System
- Difficulty in sleeping, lack of energy and headache.

- Back pain, leg pain, joint pain, burning feet, and body ache, muscle pain, (rhabdomyolysis).

- Breathing problem and runny nose.

- Abnormal liver function and numbness in legs and paradoxical decreases in HDL level.

Other Precautions :

Consultation with your doctor needed in the following conditions:muscle pain, tenderness or weakness.

Drug Name : Fenofibric Acid

Fenofibric Acid(AFF film-coated tab) generic is used to reduce the cholesterol in patients with obesity problem. It is a HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor (statin). It slows the production of cholesterol in the body.

Trade Names for Fenofibric Acid

India :

International :

AFF film-coated tab.