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Published: 7/2008

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
CHOLEXAMIN Tablets200mg
 Active ingredient:
Nicomol
 Dosage form:
white tablet (φ8.5mm, 4.4mm thick)
 Print on wrapping:
face:コレキサミン錠200mg, KP-160
reverse side:CHOLEXAMIN Tab.200mg, コレキサミン錠 200mg

Effects of this medicine

As this medicine has an effect to improve lipid metabalism, it suppresses absorption of cholesterol and neutral fat through the digestive tract and reduces fat level in the blood. It also effectively relaxes peripheral vessels of the limbs and inhibits platelet aggregation so that to improve disorders in peripheral blood flow.
It is usually used to treat hyperlipidemia and improve disorders in peripheral blood flow accompanied by chilblains, arterial obstruction of the limbs, Raynaud's syndrome, etc.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you ever experienced any allergic reaction (itch, rash etc.) to any medicine.
    If you are a patient with low blood pressure, or lasting bleeding tendency.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • General dosage regimen: For adults, take 1-2 tablets (200-400mg of the active ingredient) at a time, 3 times a day after meals. Dosage may be adjusted according to your disease/age/symptoms. Strictly follow the instructions of your doctor/pharmacist.
  • If taken on empty stomach, it often causes glow and redness; so, take this medicine immediately after meals.
  • If you missed a dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. DO NOT take a double dose to make up for the missed dose.
  • If you took too much of this medicine (more than ordered), check with your doctor/pharmacist.
  • Do not stop taking this medicine without the instructions of your doctor.

Precautions while taking this medicine

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

Common side effects are reported as below. If any of them occurs, check with your doctor/pharmacist: facial flush, glow, rash, redness, itch, etc.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
No pertinent entries.
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

  • Keep out the reach of children. Store away from direct sunlight, heat and moisture.
  • Discard the remainder. Do not store them.

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For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

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