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Triglide Precautions and Warnings

There are many Triglide precautions and warnings to be aware of. For example, because Triglide can interact with certain medicines, you should let your healthcare provider know (prior to taking Triglide) about all other drugs you may be currently taking. Also, there are some people who should not take Triglide, including those with severe kidney disease or pre-existing gallbladder disease or gallstones. A few other precautions and warnings with Triglide include the risk of a rare but serious muscle condition known as rhabdomyolysis in some people taking Triglide, as well as the safety of taking the drug if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or over the age of 65.

Triglide: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

Prior to taking Triglide™ (fenofibrate), you should let your healthcare provider know if you have:
 
  • Diabetes
  • Gallbladder disease or gallstones
  • Heart disease
  • Kidney disease or kidney failure
  • Liver disease or liver failure
  • Thyroid gland problems
  • An allergy to Triglide or any other medications, foods, dyes, or preservatives.
     
It is also important to let your healthcare provider know if you:
 
  • Drink alcohol frequently
  • Are pregnant or planning on becoming pregnant
  • Are breastfeeding.

 

Tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you may be currently taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.

 
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