Welchol and Tricor drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Welchol and Tricor together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Welchol and Tricor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 315 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Welchol

Welchol has active ingredients of colesevelam hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Welchol 7,617 users)

Tricor

Tricor has active ingredients of fenofibrate. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Tricor 18,941 users)

On Feb, 22, 2017

315 people who take Welchol, Tricor are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Welchol and Tricor drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • abdominal distension
  • constipation
  • diarrhoea
  • drug administration error
  • dyspepsia
  • dysphagia
  • dysphonia
  • feeling abnormal
  • flatulence
  • hypoaesthesia
1 - 6 months:
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • diarrhoea
  • weight decreased
  • abdominal pain upper
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • lung infection
  • musculoskeletal discomfort
  • confusional state
  • muscular weakness
6 - 12 months:
  • blood creatinine increased
  • confusional state
2 - 5 years:
  • blood cholesterol abnormal
  • drug withdrawal headache
  • headache
  • labile blood pressure
  • low density lipoprotein increased
  • neuropathy peripheral
not specified:
  • weight decreased
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • back pain
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • tremor

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • weight increased
  • asthenia
  • headache
  • diarrhoea
  • pain
  • pruritus
male:
  • weight decreased
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • headache
  • vomiting
  • fatigue
  • nervousness
  • tremor
  • abdominal discomfort
  • renal failure

Most common drug interactions by age *:

30-39:
  • anaphylactic reaction
  • anxiety
  • atrial flutter
  • bipolar disorder
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • cardiogenic shock
  • cardiovascular disorder
  • chest pain
  • delusion
  • delusional disorder, persecutory type
40-49:
  • nervousness
  • nausea
  • tremor
  • abdominal discomfort
  • vomiting
  • weight decreased
  • headache
  • photophobia
  • diarrhoea
  • renal failure
50-59:
  • fall
  • hypotension
  • anaemia
  • back pain
  • death
  • headache
  • nausea
  • weight decreased
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood glucose increased
60+:
  • dizziness
  • diarrhoea
  • pain
  • weight decreased
  • fatigue
  • arthralgia
  • dyspnoea
  • myalgia
  • weight increased
  • constipation

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Welchol (colesevelam hydrochloride) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Tricor (fenofibrate) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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