What is the difference in Niaspan ER 500MG and Slo Niasan 500MG over the counter vitamins?

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9 Nov 2009

There is no difference between Niapsan ER 500mg and Slo-Niacin 500mg.

They both are slow release versions of Niacin (nicotinic acid).

http://www.drugs.com/niaspan.html

http://www.drugs.com/cons/slo-niacin.html

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