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Side Effects of Fenofibric Acid

Serious Side Effects Seen With Fenofibric Acid

There are several side effects with this drug that you should report immediately to your healthcare provider. These include, but are not limited to:
  • Muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness, especially if you also have a fever or feel ill, since these may be signs of a serious problem (see Trilipix and Muscle Pain)
  • Signs of gallbladder or pancreas problems, such as:


    • Abdominal pain (stomach pain)
    • Nausea
    • Vomiting


  • Significant, unexplained changes in the amount of urine you produce (which may be a sign of kidney problems)
  • Signs of liver damage, such as:


    • Yellowing of the whites of the eyes or skin (jaundice)
    • Upper-right abdominal pain (stomach pain)
    • Dark urine
    • High liver enzymes (found using a blood test)


  • Easy bruising or bleeding (or bleeding that is slow to stop)
  • Frequent infections
  • Signs of a blood clot in the legs (such as pain or swelling)
  • Signs of a blood clot in the lungs (such as chest pain, coughing blood, or shortness of breath)
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, such as:


    • An unexplained rash
    • Itching
    • Hives
    • Wheezing or difficulty breathing
    • Swelling of the mouth, tongue, or throat.


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