Bezalip SR 400 mg

 
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About Bezalip SR

What Bezalip SR is used for

BEZALIP SR is used:

  • to treat patients with hyperlipidemia (high cholesterol)

  • to treat patients with high to very high levels of triglycerides (at type of fat in the body that is an important energy source forming much of the fat stored in the body.

This medicine should only be used to supplement an appropriate diet recommended and followed up by your doctor for the long-term treatment of raised lipid levels: prescription of this medicine in no way replaces dietary treatment. In addition, depending on the situation, your doctor may recommend further physical exercise, weight loss or other measures.

What Bezalip SR does

BEZALIP SR lowers cholesterol and high triglyceride levels in the blood. When taken by patients who previously suffered a heart attack, BEZALIP SR has been shown to slow down any hardening of the arteries, and can help prevent a second heart attack. BEZALIP SR is only available on prescription.

When Bezalip SR should not be used

BEZALIP should not be used:

  • if you have severe liver damage

  • if you have kidney disease, kidney damage, or if you are on dialysis

  • if you have a pre-existing gallbladder disease

  • if you are allergic to bezafibrate, any component of BEZALIP SR or to other cholesterol lowering medications known as Fibrates. For a complete list of the components of BEZALIP SR, please see “What the nonmedicinal ingredients are:”

  • if you have taken BEZALIP SR or any other drug in the fibrate class before and it has caused a sensitivity reaction, including sensitivity to sun

  • if you are pregnant or breast feeding

  • if you have very high levels of lipids, a condition known as Type 1 hyperlipoproteinemia

  • If you are taking other cholesterol lowering medication known as Statins and are predisposed to develop muscle weakness

What the medicinal ingredient is

The medicinal ingredient in BEZALIP is bezafibrate.

What the nonmedicinal ingredients for Bezalip SR are

Colloidal silicon dioxide, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, 2208 & 2910, lactose, magnesium stearate, methyl, methacrylate, polyethyl acrylate, polyethylene glycol 10 000, polysorbate 80, povidone K25, sodium citrate, sodium lauryl sulphate, talc, titanium dioxide.

What dosage forms Bezalip SR comes in

BEZALIP is a sustained release 400 mg tablet.


Warnings and Precautions

BEFORE you use BEZALIP talk to your doctor or pharmacist if

  • if you have taken BEZALIP SR or any other drug in the fibrate class before and if it caused an allergy or was otherwise poorly tolerated.

  • if you suffer from liver or kidney problems. BEZALIP SR should not be used in elderly patients above the age of 70.

  • if you are pregnant or intend to become pregnant. BEZALIP SR should not be taken during pregnancy. If you are a woman who could become pregnant, use adequate contraception during treatment. In the event of pregnancy during treatment, BEZALIP SR should be discontinued and the physician should be informed.

  • If you are breast feeding, or intend to breast feed. BEZALIP SR should not be taken while breast feeding.

  • if you are taking other medicines prescribed by your doctor, in particular an oral anticoagulant such as warfarin (WARFILONE) or cyclosporine (SANDIMMUNE, NEORAL).

  • If you are taking any over-the-counter medicines or herbal supplements.

Inform your doctor of any health problem that occurs while taking BEZALIP SR as well as any prescription or non-prescription medicine. If you need other medical treatment let the doctor know that you are taking BEZALIP SR. Safety in children and young adolescents has not been established with BEZALIP SR.

This medicine is prescribed for a particular health problem and for your personal use. Do not give it to other persons.

BEZALIP SR tablets should not be used after the expiry on the pack.


Interactions with Bezalip SR

Drugs that may interact with BEZALIP include:

  • Anticoagulants (blood thinners)

  • Immunosupressants (medication that lowers the body's ability to defend itself against foreign substances)

  • HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors or stains (cholesterol lowering medication)

  • Cyclosporine

  • MAO-inhibitors (antidepressants)

  • Estrogens

  • Bile acid resins (cholesterol lowering medications)

If you are taking both BEZALIP SR and a bile acid resin concurrently, an interval of 2 hours should be maintained between the two drugs.


Proper Use of Bezalip SR

Usual dose

Standard dosage is one 400 mg sustained release tablet once (1) daily, taken in the morning or evening with or after meals. The sustained release tablet should be swallowed whole with sufficient fluid. Do not chew BEZALIP SR tablets.

Comply exactly to the terms of the prescription. Do not change the dose without your doctor's advice. Consult your doctor before stopping treatment since to do so may result in an increase in your blood lipid levels.

Your doctor will ask you to have regular medical check-ups and laboratory tests. It is important to respect the dates proposed: we strongly recommend that you keep faithfully these appointments.

BEZALIP SR is only available on prescription. This medicine should only be used to supplement an appropriate diet recommended and followed up by your doctor for the long-term treatment of raised lipid levels: prescription of this medicine in no way replaces dietary treatment. In addition, depending on the situation, your doctor may recommend further physical exercise, weight loss or other measures.

Overdose

In cases of overdose or suspected overdose, contact the poison control centre or your physician immediately.

Missed dose

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember it. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at the same time.


Side Effects for Bezalip SR and What to Do About Them

Like all medicines, BEZALIP SR can have side effects. The most common side effects are rash, headache, diarrhea, nausea and abdominal pain.

Tell your doctor if you are unwell while taking BEZALIP SR.

Serious Side Effects, How Often They Happen and What to Do About Them
Symptom/Effect Talk with your doctor or pharmacist Stop taking drug and call your doctor or pharmacist
Only if severe In all cases
More Common Diarrhea Constipation Abdominal pain Skin reactions    
Less common Muscular pain, weakness or cramps Dizziness Fast decrease in kidney function (i.e. decreased amount of urine output to almost none)    

This is not a complete list of side effects. For any unexpected effects while taking BEZALIP, contact your doctor or pharmacist.


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