The Irish Medicines Board (IMB) expressed further concerns about the use of the drug in conjunction with another drug called Lopid
s Eldepryl, a drug for Parkinson's disease patients; and gemfibrozil, a generic version of Parke-Davis' Lopid
, a drug for treating hyperlipidemia.
The group's book, Worst Pills, Best Pills II (1993), advises consumers not to use Lopid
Specifically, the researchers found that high doses of the most widely prescribed of those drugs - the "statins" like Mevacor and Zocor, and the "fibrates" like Gemfibrozil and Lopid
- did invariably cause malignant tumors in the test animals.
In addition, this time he was placed on the lipid-lowering drug Lopid
Limited Tenders are invited for Lopid
300Mg(Pfizer) - 200.
In addition to those medications, it launched gemfibrozil, a cholesterol-lowering agent that's similar to Parke-Davis' Lopid
tablets; alprazolam, an antianxiety drug that's a generic version of Upjohn Co.
He feels that my husband is genetically prone to a high level and that, with continued exercise, high-fiber intake, low-fat diet, and a prescription for Lopid
(two capsules twice daily), ,he should be O.
tablets of gemfibrozil, a generic version of Parke-Davis' anti-cholesterol drug Lopid
Fibrate therapy can reduce CAD risk and slow plaque progression in patients with low HDL levels, as shown in the Helsinki Heart Study and the Lopid
Coronary Angiographic Trial (LOCAT), Bezafibrate Coronary Atherosclerosis Intervention Trial (BECAIT), and Veterans Affairs High Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Intervention Trial study group (VA-HIT).