No you must not take this med if you have gout.
What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider Before Taking Niaspan?
Prior to taking this drug, tell your healthcare provider if you have:
Low blood counts, low platelet counts, or bleeding problems
Gallbladder disease or gallstones
Heart disease or history of heart attack
Kidney disease or kidney failure
Liver disease or liver failure
Low blood pressure or are taking medication to lower your blood pressure
Stomach or intestinal ulcers
An allergy to Niaspan, any other medications, foods, dyes (tartrazine), or preservatives.
I suggest you talk to your Doctor and find an alternative drug... from a caring individual
- Niaspan Information for Consumers
- Niaspan Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Niaspan (detailed)
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