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What are side affects of gemfibrozil?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Agree w Dr. Fisher

Gemfibrozil (Lopid) potential side effects include: dyspepsia, abdominal pain, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, constipation, headache, vertigo,fatigue, rash & atrial fibrillation.
Side effects (

In brief: Agree w Dr. Fisher

Gemfibrozil (Lopid) potential side effects include: dyspepsia, abdominal pain, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, constipation, headache, vertigo,fatigue, rash & atrial fibrillation.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
(< 1%) : muscle pain, myopathy, ^ flatus, rash, dry mouth, abnl taste, angioedema, hypokalemia, synovitis, Eosinophilia & Cholelithiasis.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Gemfibrozil

Common side effects include: dyspepsia, abdominal pain, diarrhea, fatigue, nausea/vomiting, lfts elevated, ck elevation, more severe side effects: myositis, myopathy, rabdomyolysis, cholelithiasis, cholestatic jaundice, acute appendicitis, anemia, thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, atrial fibrillation, cataracts(animal studies), hypersensitivity rxn, exfoliative dermatitis.

In brief: Gemfibrozil

Common side effects include: dyspepsia, abdominal pain, diarrhea, fatigue, nausea/vomiting, lfts elevated, ck elevation, more severe side effects: myositis, myopathy, rabdomyolysis, cholelithiasis, cholestatic jaundice, acute appendicitis, anemia, thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, atrial fibrillation, cataracts(animal studies), hypersensitivity rxn, exfoliative dermatitis.
Dr. Michael Fisher
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