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Prescription VASCEPA®, along with diet, is clinically proven to lower very high triglycerides in adults by 33% without raising bad cholesterol.*

Prescription VASCEPA®, along with diet, is clinically proven to lower very high triglycerides in adults by 33% without raising bad cholesterol.*

*In MARINE trial, on average, along with diet changes, adults with very high triglycerides experienced a 33% reduction without raising LDL-C vs. placebo. Individual results may vary.

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Why take VASCEPA to treat very high triglycerides?


Before now, treatment options for very high triglycerides have been reported to have unwanted side effects such as muscle pain and a significant increase in bad cholesterol (LDL-C).

VASCEPA is the first and only pure EPA prescription Omega-3 clinically proven to lower very high triglycerides.

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Vascepa 1-gram capsules contain 1 gram of icosapent ethyl, a form of the
unique Omega-3 fatty acid known as EPA, and inactive ingredients.

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Pure EPA Omega-3.


The only active ingredient in VASCEPA is pure EPA Omega-3. It doesn’t contain DHA Omega-3 which may result in significant increases in bad cholesterol.

VASCEPA follows strict prescription medication regulatory, consistency and purity standards.

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VASCEPA is covered without restriction for the majority of patients.

Commercially
insured patients
pay as little as $9 for 90 days.

Subject to eligibility. Restrictions apply.

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Is VASCEPA right for you?


If you’re ready to get on the VASCEPA Clear Path, talk to your doctor about taking VASCEPA, along with a healthy diet, and be sure to discuss any medical conditions.

Here are some questions to help make
the most of your next doctor visit.

How to take VASCEPA?


Each day, you’ll take a total of 4 grams of VASCEPA. VASCEPA comes in two sizes. The standard size is a 1-gram capsule. VASCEPA is also available in a smaller 0.5-gram capsule.

Vascepa Capsules

Twice a Day

For the standard size, take two 1-gram
capsules twice a day with food.

Vascepa Pills

Twice a Day

If you prefer the smaller size, take four of the 0.5-gram capsules twice a day with food.

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Safety Information


VASCEPA has a safety profile similar to placebo.

Patients taking VASCEPA in clinical trials had similar side effects to patients taking a placebo. The most common side effect reported by 2.3% of patients on VASCEPA was joint pain compared to 1% on a placebo. Patients with very high triglycerides taking 4 grams per day of VASCEPA did not report fishy taste or fishy burps.

As with all drugs, you may experience a serious side effect when taking VASCEPA. You may report side effects by calling 1-855-VASCEPA (1-855-827-2372) or the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

MARINE trial, as compared with placebo.

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INDICATION

WHAT IS VASCEPA?

VASCEPA is a prescription medicine used along with a low-fat and low-cholesterol diet to lower high levels of triglycerides (fats) in adults.

  • It is not known if VASCEPA changes your risk of having inflammation of your pancreas (pancreatitis).
  • It is not known if VASCEPA prevents you from having a heart attack or stroke.
  • It is not known if VASCEPA is safe and effective in children.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

WHO SHOULD NOT TAKE VASCEPA?

  • Do not take VASCEPA if you are allergic to icosapent ethyl or any of the ingredients in VASCEPA.

WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS OF VASCEPA?

  • It is not known if people who are allergic to fish or shellfish are also allergic to VASCEPA.
  • If you have liver problems and are taking VASCEPA, your doctor should do blood tests during treatment.
  • The most common side effect of VASCEPA is joint pain. Talk to your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

As with all drugs, you may experience a serious side effect when taking VASCEPA.

You may report side effects by calling 1-855-VASCEPA or the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Tell your doctor if you take medicines that affect your blood clotting (anticoagulants or blood thinners).

Take VASCEPA capsules whole. Do not break, crush, dissolve, or chew VASCEPA capsules before swallowing.

For more information on VASCEPA, click here to see the full Patient Information or call 1-855-VASCEPA (1-855-827-2372).