• Corpus ID: 75811795

Comparison between effect of fenofibrate sustained release pellet capsule and simvastatin in treating combined hyperlipidemia

@article{Rumin2002ComparisonBE,
  title={Comparison between effect of fenofibrate sustained release pellet capsule and simvastatin in treating combined hyperlipidemia},
  author={He Ru-min},
  journal={Chinese Journal of New Drugs and Clinical Remedies},
  year={2002}
}
  • He Ru-min
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine, Biology, Chemistry
  • Chinese Journal of New Drugs and Clinical Remedies
AIM: To compare effect and safety of fenofibrate sustained release pellet capsule (Lip) vs simvastatin (Sim) in treating IIb hyperlipidemia in chinese crowds. METHODS: One hundred and forty-three patients with combined hyperlipidemia were randomly divided into two groups. Lip group (n=72) was treated with fenofibrate 250 mg·d -1, po, qd for 6 wk while Sim group (n=71) was treated with simvastatin 10 mg·d -1, po, qd for 6 wk. RESULTS: TC, TG, LDL-C, and (TC-HDL-C)/HDL-C in both groups…