Comparative evaluation of the effects of ciprofibrate and fenofibrate on lipids, lipoproteins and apoproteins A and B.

@article{Rouffy1985ComparativeEO,
  title={Comparative evaluation of the effects of ciprofibrate and fenofibrate on lipids, lipoproteins and apoproteins A and B.},
  author={J. Rouffy and B. Chanu and R. Bakir and F. Djian and J. Goy-Loeper},
  journal={Atherosclerosis},
  year={1985},
  volume={54 3},
  pages={
          273-81
        }
}
In a double-blind study over a 3-month period, a daily dose of 100 mg ciprofibrate, prescribed in a single administration and a daily dose of 300 mg fenofibrate, prescribed in 3 administrations, significantly reduced the mean values of total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol and VLDL cholesterol, apoprotein B (P less than 0.001) and increased the mean values of HDL cholesterol (P less than 0.01) and total apoprotein A (P less than 0.05). The study, followed-up as an open trial using higher doses… Expand
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