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Product Details:

  • Product Name: Fenofibrate
  • CAS #: 49562-28-9
  • Mode of Action:

    Fenofibrate exerts its therapeutic effects through activation of peroxisome proliferator activated receptor a (PPARa). This increases lipolysis and elimination of triglyceride-rich particles from plasma by activating lipoprotein lipase and reducing production of apoprotein C-III. The resulting fall in triglycerides produces an alteration in the size and composition of LDL from small, dense particles, to large buoyant particles. These larger particles have a greater affinity for cholesterol receptors and are catabolized rapidly.

  • Pharmacodynamics:

    Fenofibrate is a lipid regulating agent indicated as adjunctive therapy to diet to reduce elevated LDL-C, Total-C, Triglycerides and Apo B, and to increase HDL-C in adult patients with primary hypercholesterolemia or mixed dyslipidemia (Fredrickson Types IIa and IIb). Fenofibrate is also indicated as adjunctive therapy to diet for treatment of adult patients with hypertriglyceridemia (Fredrickson Types IV and V hyperlipidemia). Fenofibric acid, the active metabolite of Fenofibrate, produces reductions in total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, apolipoprotein B, total triglycerides and triglyceride rich lipoprotein (VLDL) in treated patients. In addition, treatment with fenofibrate results in increases in high density lipoprotein (HDL) and apoproteins apoAI and apoAII.

  • Toxicity:

    LD50=1600 mg/kg (Oral, in mice); Investigated as a teratogen and reproductive hazard.

  • IUPAC: propan-2-yl 2-{4-[(4-chlorophenyl)carbonyl]phenoxy}-2-methylpropanoate
  • ATC: C10AB05
  • PubChem: 3339
  • DrugBank: DB01039 (APRD00405)
  • Formula: C12H15N3O2S
  • Molecular Mass: 360.831
  • Synonyms: Fenofibrato [INN-Spanish] Fenofibratum [INN-Latin] Fenofibric acid Finofibrate FNF
  • SMILES: CC(C)OC(=O)C(C)(C)OC1=CC=C(C=C1)C(=O)C1=CC=C(Cl)C=C1
  • AHFS Code: 24:06.1
  • InChl: YMTINGFKWWXKFG-UHFFFAOYSA-N
  • General Reference:

    1. Wysocki J, Belowski D, Kalina M, Kochanski L, Okopien B, Kalina Z: Effects of micronized fenofibrate on insulin resistance in patients with metabolic syndrome. Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2004 Apr;42(4):212-7. Pubmed
    2. Keech A, Simes RJ, Barter P, Best J, Scott R, Taskinen MR, Forder P, Pillai A, Davis T, Glasziou P, Drury P, Kesaniemi YA, Sullivan D, Hunt D, Colman P, dêEmden M, Whiting M, Ehnholm C, Laakso M: Effects of long-term fenofibrate therapy on cardiovascular events in 9795 people with type 2 diabetes mellitus (the FIELD study): randomised controlled trial. Lancet. 2005 Nov 26;366(9500):1849-61. Pubmed

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