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Posted 27 May 2016 by • 0 answers
my pressure is low i am afraid this will make it lower and i will pass out. the good cholestrol is good the bad is over 200 but since i had a tia the dr wants me on the meds. thanks
Posted 3 Feb 2015 by • 1 answer
Posted 19 Jul 2014 by • 1 answer
It has been well known for some years that large doses of niacin can be harmful. Is there a distinction made between such doses and large doses of Niaspan (say, 1 gram)? Do these recent studies include Niaspan?
Posted 18 Jan 2014 by • 4 answers
I took NIASPAN 500 MG AND NOW WITH NIASPAN 1000 MG. i experience this kind of episodes
Posted 11 Oct 2013 by • 4 answers
My uncle is a 60yo black man with high cholessterol dr prescribed niaspan 500 mg over 2 yr ago after 1 yr no change so dbld dosage another year gone by now wants to up it to 1000 mg (seems same to me)( but more expensive) not once has he tried any thing else I began research and found that Niaspan ...
Posted 25 Jul 2013 by • 3 answers
... weakness in my legs and loss of balance. What do you suggest? I am 72 years old and male. George W
Posted 15 Sep 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 25 Apr 2013 by • 1 answer
Side effects of stop taking 1000 mg niaspain
Would it be prudent to stop Niaspan (6 yrs, 1000mg)before starting Janumet for new onset of diabetes
Posted 3 May 2013 by • 1 answer
I have been taking 1000 mg Niaspan for over 6 years and have recently been diagnosed with type II diabetes (A1C>10). Now I have been prescribed Janumet for the high blood sugar. Might the blood suger be caused by the Niaspan and would it be prudent to stop the Niaspan and see if the blood sugar ...
Posted 7 Jan 2013 by • 1 answer
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Posted 21 Jan 2012 by • 1 answer
I took regular niacin for 6 months, lowered my bad and raised the good by 30%. Switched to niacinamide to lower the cost but my count went back up by 20%. Since found out that niacinamide dose not have the same effect and should not be taken to lower cholesterol. how about niacin inositol ...
Posted 6 Feb 2012 by • 3 answers
My mom and I were put on the Niaspan together, as we both are highly allergic to all the statins. But she can't afford the Niaspan, so I split my prescription with her. But if we can continue to halve the pills without any serious problems; something is better than doing nothing at all.
Posted 31 Mar 2011 by • 2 answers
my insurance does not cover niaspan. is ther something else i could take that is just as effective as niaspan?
Posted 30 May 2011 by • 2 answers
once I've taken the medicine?
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