Slo-Niacin

Active Ingredient(s): Niacin
Category: Cholesterol



Slo-Niacin Overview

Niacin, also known as nicotinic acid, is an organic compound and a form of vitamin B3, an essential human nutrient. It has the formula C6H5NO2 and belongs to the group of the pyridinecarboxylic acid. Niacin is obtained in the diet from a variety of whole and processed foods, with highest contents in fortified packaged foods, tuna, some vegetable and other animal sources. Some countries require its addition to grains.[2] Medication and supplemental niacin are primarily used to...

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Niaspan, Slo-Niacin, extended release.

My, soon to be, former doctor told me that over-the-counter Slo-Niacin damages the liver while Niaspan does not but he cited no research. I have read, again without citing research, that any kind of extended release tablet is harmful. Any comments? ## Well Niaspam is just a name brand for a pill that is just Niacin, so that really doesn't make sense. Any pill processed through the liver can cause damage and that is over 90% of them on the market. Niacin does not instantly damage the liver at any dose, you have to continue taking it at high doses. ## i am currently taking ciprofloxacin for my kidney and bladder infection. can i take slo niacin 30 minutes or 1 hour after taking it? thanks. ## also, can i take ciprofloxacin simultaneously with metformin and lisinopril or amlodipine? ta...

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Large Pink Pill 750

Large pink pill with 750 on oneside in nothing but a slit on the other ## The pill in description is Slo-niacin (750 mg). Niacin, also known as vitamin B3 or nicotinic acid, is an organic compound and is one of between 40 to 80 essential human nutrients. Severe deficiency of niacin in the diet causes the disease Pellagra. More details about this medication are available at: Do you have any other quesitons or information to add? Please post back if you do...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Niacin
  • Capsule, Extended Release: 125mg, 250mg, 400mg, 500mg
  • Liquid: 50mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 100mg, 250mg, 500mg, 50mg, 50mg;mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 1000mg, 1gm, 250mg, 375mg, 375mg + 500mg + 750mg, 500mg, 750mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

Other drugs which contain Niacin or a similar ingredient: (12 results)

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Niaspan, Slo-Niacin, extended release.
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niacin 500mg sa cap
lower cholesterol ## Niacin is a water-soluble vitamin necessary for many aspects of health, growth, and reproduction. I... 2 replies
Niacin 500mg Sa Tab
Is a Niacin SA Tab the same thing as a Niaspan ER Tab? ## Yes, it is just the generic for it, since Niacin is the active... 1 reply
Niacin Nf
What are the side effects of Niacin NF ## Niacin-NF contains Inositol Nicotinate, it is a supplement that is used as a v... 1 reply
niacin 1000 mg
what would this be used for?? ## Niacin, also known as vitamin B3 or nicotinic acid, is an organic compound and is one o... 1 reply
NICOMIDE (NIACINAMIDE)
prescribed by Dermatolagist for treatment of facial skin inflamation such as Rosachia or acne. From SIRIUS. 1 Tablet by ...
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Since starting Eliquis, I have felt much stiffer and sore in the mornings and during the day with muscle tightness in my... 203 replies
slow k tablets
Hi I have severe potassium depletion and need to take 12 slow k per day - thing is they are very hard on tummy and I can... 3 replies
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Has this drug been discontinued ## Yes, it is listed as having been discontinued. It is an iron supplementation product.... 2 replies






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