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Is there a generic or otc drug I could use instead of niaspan?

Posted 31 Mar 2011 by ehrhart 2 answers

my insurance does not cover niaspan. is ther something else i could take that is just as effective as niaspan?

My pharmacist said to halve the Niaspan. Did I negate the time released property of the pill?

Posted 6 Feb 2012 by maltese5boyz 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.

Niaspan - what can I do about the flushing , red rash, iching , burning on my skin?

Posted 18 Jan 2014 by swils421 4 answers

I took NIASPAN 500 MG AND NOW WITH NIASPAN 1000 MG. i experience this kind of episodes

Has anyone had any serious side effects while taking Niaspan ER 500 mg. tablet?

Posted 6 Sep 2009 by mellon2009 1 answer

Like swelling of the face/throat/tongue or trouble breathing

Is lyrica 75mg 4 times a day a large dose - will I be able to function?

Posted 9 Nov 2010 by lincolnsmom 2 answers

i am diabetic and i am a "big GIRL" i also take other meds vicodin niaspan crestor ativan ect i also have a 3 1/2 year old son the dr prescribed lyrica 75mg 4 times a day am i gonna be able to function? or willl i be a zombie? please answer in desprate need of some answers is 75mg lyrica ...

I have started taking Niaspan. How can I reduce or treat the "flushing" side effect?

Posted 30 May 2011 by kjmniner9 2 answers

once I've taken the medicine?

Niaspan ER - Dose flush free nician have the same effect in lowering cholesterol as regular nician?

Posted 21 Jan 2012 by feelingood68* 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 ...

I am taking crestor(40mg), niaspan(1000mg) and zetia(10mg) daily. Am experiencing significant?

Posted 25 Jul 2013 by Keyroyale 3 answers

... weakness in my legs and loss of balance. What do you suggest? I am 72 years old and male. George W

Does Crestor or Niaspan cause hot flash in men?

Posted 17 Aug 2009 by Grandmom 1 answer

My husband takes both and one of them is causing him to burn up and night.

I have been taking Niaspan for several months with good results?

Posted 2 Feb 2010 by Don Lee 2 answers

The price has gone up for me because of deductible issues on my insurance policy. Question, has anyone switched from Niaspan to Slo-Niacin and if so what was the impact on cholesterol levels? As I understand it they both contain the same form of the vitamin.

Should Niaspan be taken if a person has gout?

Posted 7 Jul 2010 by rrobinson948 2 answers

What is difference between slo nician and niaspan?

Posted 26 Sep 2010 by billvet 1 answer

I have been on niaspan for years and it has worked well but have learned that the cost of slo niacin is much less. Should I consider this? I am a little nervious about changing at this point since the niaspan was doing what it was prescribed to do but if the slo niacin will do as well as niaspan ...

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