What is Trilipix?
Trilipix is a broad-spectrum lipid lowering medicine that helps reduce cholesterol and triglycerides (fatty acids) in the blood. High levels of these types of fat in the blood are associated with an increased risk of atherosclerosis.
What is Trilipix used for?
Trilipix is used to treat high cholesterol and high triglyceride levels.
Who should not take Trilipix?
People with active Kidney disease (or dialysis treatment), Liver disease, Blood clotting problems, such as pulmonary embolism or deep vein thrombosis should not take Trilipix.
Which drugs interact with Trilipix?
Other medications like Neoral, Sandimmune, or Gengraf (cyclosporine), Blood thinners, such as Coumadin (warfarin), Diuretics (water pills), Oral contraceptives may interact with Trilipix.
Is it safe to drink alcohol while taking Trilipix?
Alcohol is not safe while treating with Trilipix. It may worsen the condition.