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Niaspan (niacin) Drug Interactions

A total of 179 drugs are known to interact with Niaspan (niacin).

  • 17 major drug interactions
  • 100 moderate drug interactions
  • 62 minor drug interactions

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Common medications checked in combination with Niaspan (niacin)

  • amlodipine (Norvasc)
  • aspirin (Aspir 81, Ecotrin, Acetylsalicylic Acid, Aspirin Low Strength, Bayer Aspirin, Aspir-Low, Ascriptin, Arthritis Pain, Fasprin, Ecotrin Adult Low Strength, Low Dose ASA, Bufferin, Aspiritab, Aspirin Lite Coat, Easprin, Bayer Children's Aspirin, St. Joseph 81 mg Aspirin Enteric Safety-Coated, Bayer Aspirin Regimen, Aspirtab, Halfprin, Aspergum, Durlaza, Acuprin 81, Miniprin, Bufferin Low Dose, Empirin, Buffered Aspirin, Entercote, St. Joseph Aspirin, Ascriptin Enteric, Ecpirin, Bayer Women's Aspirin With Calcium, Ascriptin Maximum Strength, Arthritis Foundation Pain Reliever, Bayer Aspirin with Heart Advantage, Aspi-Cor, Medi-Seltzer, Sloprin, St. Joseph 81 mg Chewable Aspirin, ZORprin, Bayer Aspirin Extra Strength Plus, Buffex, Ecotrin Maximum Strength, Extra Strength Bayer, Genacote, Gennin-FC, Genprin, Litecoat Aspirin, Minitabs, Tri-Buffered Aspirin, Entaprin, Bufferin Arthritis Strength, Bufferin Extra Strength, Therapy Bayer, Stanback Analgesic, Norwich Aspirin, Zero-Order Release, YSP Aspirin, Migralex, Heartline, Bayer Advanced Aspirin, Buffasal)
  • Aspirin Low Strength (aspirin)
  • Crestor (rosuvastatin)
  • Fish Oil (omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids)
  • furosemide (Lasix, Diaqua-2, Lo-Aqua)
  • gabapentin (Neurontin, Gralise, Gabarone, Fanatrex)
  • grapefruit
  • hydrochlorothiazide (Microzide, HydroDIURIL, Esidrix, Diaqua, Aquazide H, Oretic, Carozide, Hydro Par, Ezide, Loqua)
  • levothyroxine (Synthroid, Levoxyl, Tirosint, Levothroid, Eltroxin, Levothyrox, Unithroid, Euthyrox, Levo-T, L Thyroxine Roche, Novothyrox, Levotabs, Oroxine, Eutroxsig, Tirosint-Sol, Levotec, Evotrox)
  • Lipitor (atorvastatin)
  • lisinopril (Zestril, Prinivil, Qbrelis)
  • Lovaza (omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids)
  • metformin (Glucophage, Glumetza, Glucophage XR, Riomet, Fortamet)
  • metoprolol (Metoprolol Tartrate, Metoprolol Succinate ER, Toprol-XL, Lopressor, Kapspargo Sprinkle)
  • Nexium (esomeprazole)
  • omeprazole (Prilosec, Prilosec OTC, Zegerid (Original Formulation), Omesec)
  • Plavix (clopidogrel)
  • simvastatin (Zocor, FloLipid)
  • Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol)
  • Zetia (ezetimibe)

Niaspan (niacin) alcohol/food Interactions

There are 2 alcohol/food interactions with Niaspan (niacin)

Niaspan (niacin) disease Interactions

There are 6 disease interactions with Niaspan (niacin) which include:

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a general guideline only. It is difficult to determine the relevance of a particular drug interaction to any individual given the large number of variables.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No information available.

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