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View in Spanish: Fenofibrato

Fenofibrate (FEN-oh-FY-brayt)
A drug used to treat high levels of cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood. Fenofibrate is being studied in the treatment of advanced cancers in young patients and in the treatment of other conditions. It is a type of antilipidemic agent. Also called Lofibra and TriCor.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.