FIBRATE DOSING





Antara® (Fenofibrate micronized)

Dosage forms

Capsule
  • 30 mg
  • 43 mg
  • 90 mg
  • 130 mg

Dosing

High cholesterol
  • Dosing: 90 - 130 mg once daily
  • Max: 130 mg once daily
  • May take without regard to food
Severe Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Dosing: 30 - 130 mg once daily
  • Max: 130 mg once daily
  • May take without regard to food

Generic / Price

  • 30 and 90 mg dose - NO/$$$$
  • 43 and 130 mg dose - YES/$-$$

Other

  • Do not open, crush, dissolve, or chew capsules
  • Recheck lipids in 4 - 8 weeks

Fenoglide® (Fenofibrate)

Dosage forms

Tablet
  • 40 mg
  • 120 mg

Dosing

High cholesterol
  • Dosing: 120 mg once daily
  • Max: 120 mg once daily
  • Take with food to increase absorption
Severe Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Dosing: 40 - 120 mg once daily
  • Max: 120 mg once daily
  • Take with food to increase absorption

Generic / Price

  • 40 mg - YES/$$
  • 120 mg - YES/$$$$

Other

  • Do not crush, dissolve, or chew tablets
  • Recheck lipids in 4 - 8 weeks

Lipofen® (Fenofibrate)

Dosage forms

Capsule
  • 50 mg
  • 150 mg

Dosing

High cholesterol
  • Dosing: 150 mg once daily
  • Max: 150 mg once daily
  • Take with food to increase absorption
Severe Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Dosing: 50 - 150 mg once daily
  • Max: 150 mg once daily
  • Take with food to increase absorption

Generic / Price

- YES/$$

Other

  • Do not open, crush, dissolve, or chew capsules
  • Recheck lipids in 4 - 8 weeks

Lofibra® capsule (Fenofibrate micronized)

Dosage forms

Capsule
  • 67 mg
  • 134 mg
  • 200 mg

Dosing

High cholesterol
  • Dosing: 200 mg once daily
  • Max: 200 mg once daily
  • Take with meals to increase absorption
Severe Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Dosing: 67 - 200 mg once daily
  • Max: 200 mg once daily
  • Take with meals to increase absorption

Generic / Price

- YES/$

Lofibra® tablet (Fenofibrate)

Dosage forms

Tablet
  • 54 mg
  • 160 mg

Dosing

High cholesterol
  • Dosing: 160 mg once daily
  • Max: 160 mg once daily
  • May take without regard to food
Severe Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Dosing: 54 - 160 mg once daily
  • Max: 160 mg once daily
  • May take without regard to food

Generic / Price

- YES/$

Tricor® (Fenofibrate)

Dosage forms

Tablet
  • 48 mg
  • 145 mg

Dosing

High cholesterol
  • Dosing: 145 mg once daily
  • Max: 145 mg once daily
  • May take without regard to food
Severe Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Dosing: 48 - 145 mg once daily
  • Max: 145 mg once daily
  • May take without regard to food

Generic / Price

- YES/$

Triglide® (Fenofibrate)

Dosage forms

Tablet
  • 160 mg

Dosing

High cholesterol
  • Dosing: 160 mg once daily
  • Max: 160 mg once daily
  • May take without regard to food
Severe Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Dosing: 160 mg once daily
  • Max: 160 mg once daily
  • May take without regard to food

Generic / Price

- NO/$$$$

Other

  • Do not crush, break, dissolve, or chew tablets
  • Recheck lipids in 8 weeks



Fibricor® (Fenofibric acid)

Dosage forms

Tablet
  • 35 mg
  • 105 mg

Dosing

High cholesterol
  • Dosing: 105 mg once daily
  • Max: 105 mg once daily
  • May take without regard to food
Severe Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Dosing: 35 - 105 mg once daily
  • Max: 105 mg once daily
  • May take without regard to food

Generic / Price

- YES/$-$$

Other

  • Do not crush, dissolve, or chew tablets
  • Recheck lipids in 4 - 8 weeks

Trilipix® (Choline fenofibrate | Fenofibric acid)

Dosage forms

Capsule, delayed-release
  • 45 mg
  • 135 mg
  • Each capsule contains choline fenofibrate, equivalent to 45 mg or 135 mg of fenofibric acid

Dosing

High cholesterol
  • Dosing: 135 mg once daily
  • Max: 135 mg once daily
  • May take without regard to food
Severe Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Dosing: 45 - 135 mg once daily
  • Max: 135 mg once daily
  • May take without regard to food

Generic / Price

- YES/$

Other

  • Do not open, crush, dissolve, or chew capsules
  • Recheck lipids in 4 - 8 weeks



Lopid® (Gemfibrozil)

Dosage forms

Tablet
  • 600 mg

Dosing

High cholesterol
  • Dosing: 600 mg twice daily
  • Max: 600 mg twice daily
  • Take 30 minutes before the morning and evening meal
Severe Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Dosing: 600 mg twice daily
  • Max: 600 mg twice daily
  • Take 30 minutes before the morning and evening meal

Generic / Price

- YES/$










Pricing legend
  • $ = 0 - $50
  • $$ = $51 - $100
  • $$$ = $101 - $150
  • $$$$ = > $150
  • Pricing based on one month of therapy at standard dosing in an adult
  • Pricing based on information from GoodRX.com®
  • Pricing may vary by region and availability