Were you looking for information about Lopid? Loped is a common misspelling of Lopid.
Lopid® (gemfibrozil) is a prescription medicine licensed to treat high cholesterol and high triglycerides. Specifically, it is approved to lower triglycerides in people with hypertriglyceridemia; reduce a person's risk of developing coronary heart disease (if he or she has low HDL levels and high triglycerides and LDL levels); and lower cholesterol levels in patients with hypercholesterolemia. Lopid comes in tablet form and is generally taken twice daily. Potential side effects include nausea and vomiting, fatigue, and upset stomach.
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