USES : Fenofibrate helps reduce cholesterol and triglycerides (fatty acids) in the blood. High levels of these types of fat in the blood are associated with an increased risk of atherosclerosis (clogged arteries). Fenofibrate is used to treat high cholesterol and high triglyceride levels.
Atorvastatin is in a group of drugs called HMG CoA reductaseinhibitors, or "statins." Atorvastatin reduces levels of "bad" cholesterol (low-density lipoprotein, or LDL) andtriglycerides in the blood, while increasing levels of "good" cholesterol (high-density lipoprotein, or HDL).