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Choline Fenofibrate Side Effects

Common Side Effects

Choline fenofibrate has been studied thoroughly in clinical trials. In these studies, side effects were documented and compared to those that occurred in a similar group of people taking other cholesterol medications.
Based on these studies, the most common choline fenofibrate side effects included:
  • Headaches -- in up to 12 percent of people
  • Back pain -- up to 6.3 percent
  • Upper respiratory tract infection (such as the common cold) -- up to 5.3 percent
  • Arm or leg pain -- up to 4.5 percent
  • Nausea -- up to 4.3 percent
  • Dizziness -- up to 4.1 percent.
Other common reactions, occurring in 1 percent to 4 percent of people, included:

Final Thoughts

You may experience some or none of the side effects listed in this article. Unfortunately, there is no way for your healthcare provider to know beforehand if you will have problems with a medicine that you have never tried. Therefore, make sure to let your healthcare provider know if you develop any side effects while taking choline fenofibrate or if something "just does not seem right." While it may not be related to the medication, your healthcare provider will be able to diagnose and treat the problem.
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