What is Bezafibrate?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Bezafibrate is an antilipemic drug used with diet and other therapeutic measures for treatment of type IIa and IIb mixed hyperlipidemia and for treatment of adult patients with high to very high triglyceride levels.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
1
Mild
0
None
5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Bezafibrate

Side effect Patients
Metallic taste in mouth 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Bezafibrate

Dosage Patients
400 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Bezafibrate

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Bezafibrate

Duration

Currently taking Bezafibrate

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Bezafibrate

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 5
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 5
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Bezafibrate.