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Gemfibrozil (Lopid®) is a medicine that can be prescribed to lower cholesterol and triglyceride levels in the body. It is also approved to decrease a person's risk of developing coronary heart disease. Gemfibrozil, which should be used in combination with diet and exercise, comes in tablet form and is typically taken twice a day. Before beginning treatment with this drug, it is important to talk to your healthcare provider if you are pregnant, have diabetes, or have any allergies.
 
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