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    July 17, 2008
    Is it safe to take Tricor with Zetia?
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    July 17, 2008

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  • Dr. Thomas
    Health Pro
    August 06, 2008
    Dr. Thomas
    Health Pro
    July 17, 2008

    Fibrates like fenofibrate (Tricor) and gemfibrozil (Lopid, Gen-Fibro, or Jezil) have been linked to a high risk of gallstones when combined with ezetimibe (Zetia). Though this link is not confirmed, the combination is not recommended until further data is obtained.

    • John
      August 04, 2009
      John
      August 04, 2009

      I've been taking Tricor 145mg, Zetia 10mg, and Lovaza 1G (4 each day) for 3 years. I haven't had any problems yet. Best of luck.

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