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TGR contains Fenofibrate as the active ingredient which is a lipid-lowering medication. It works by lowering the levels of triglycerides and "bad" cholesterol (LDL) while raising the levels of "good" cholesterol (HDL).
It belongs to a group of medicines, commonly known as fibrates. These medicines are used to lower the level of fats (lipids) in the blood. For example the fats known as triglycerides. TGR Tablets are used, alongside a low fat diet and other non- medical treatments such as exercise and weight loss, to lower levels of fats in the blood. It can be used in addition to other medicines [statins] in some circumstances when levels of fats in the blood are not controlled with a statin alone.
TGR is used in the treatment of high triglycerides and high cholesterol.
Direction to Use
The usual dose is one tablet daily. The tablet should be swallowed whole together with a meal. In addition to the diet, this medicine should be continued long-term and monitored regularly. You should continue on a low fat diet.
Increased liver enzymes, Nausea, Vomiting, Flatulence, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea