Bezatol tablets 100 mg for hyperlipidemia from Japan
What are Bezatol tablets 100 mg for hyperlipidemia?
Bezatol tablets are effective for treatment of hyperlipidemia, including familial hyperlipidemia. The active principle, bezafibrate, inhibits cholesterol and triglyceride synthesis in the liver and promotes metabolism of lipoprotein in the blood. Thus, Bezatol tablets decrease LDL-cholesterol level and triglyceride level, and increase HDL-cholesterol level in the blood. Also bezafibrate therapy has a significant long-term cardiovascular protection that may extend beyond the period of active drug therapy. In other words, Bezatol tablets have a long-term effect that helps to stabilize hyperlipidemia even after stopping using them.
Active principles: bezafibrate 100 mg in each tablet
Amount: 100 tablets
Maker: Kissei Pharmaceutical, Matsumoto, Japan
Indications: hyperlipidemia, including familial hyperlipidemia
How to take
Adults should take 2 tablets 2 times a day after meal. Your doctor can adjust the dosage.
Contraindications: do not use for:
- patients on dialysis,
- patients with hepatic disorder,
- patients with cholelithiasis,
- patients with acute diseases,
- pregnant women,
- breastfeeding mothers.
If an allergic reaction occurs, patients needs to stop using the medicine and consult with their doctor. If patient is taking any other medication or treatment, they should consult with their doctor in advance.