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... BTW, Red Yeast Rice IS a statin, lovastatin to be precise. That's why it works for some people. ... (23 replies)
... the benefits of niacin far outweigh any risks associated with homocysteine. The homocysteine link to heart disease is iffy anyway. At best it may be a marker. ... (5 replies)
... I agree with you fully and fully understand why you do not want to take a statin. My Doctor is a firm believer on treating things naturally. He put me on Red yeast Rice three years ago and it helped my numbers significantly. ... (23 replies)

... s approval and under his care. He approved of me taking 1,000mg Niacin a day and I am due to have another lipid panel done in February. I am slightly confused on what form of Niacin will be best to raise my HDL. ... (23 replies)
... I spoke with my Doctor last week and he approved of me taking 1,000mg niacin a day. I did not ask him about taking RYR with niacin. The niacin I have is 500mg tabs from Carlson's and is time released over a 5 to 7 hour period. Should I take two 500mg tabs with dinner? ... (11 replies)
Types of niacin
Jan 27, 2007
... release! I increased my dose incrementally so that my body could adjust and hopefully avoid the flushing. But, it seems I should continue to increase the dose to 2g. ... (8 replies)
... If you're going to order niacin from Puritan's Pride, you'll notice that there are three different kinds to choose from. ... (12 replies)
... You certainly sound like you have your share of worries... ... (20 replies)
... There are many on the site who will try their best to help others. I hope you continue to post. ... (39 replies)
... From my own experience I've been taking niacin for nearly 20 years, and it has raised my HDL significantly. ... (34 replies)
... Uff, no, I haven't been taking anything as I was just going to do the diet exercise routine. As far as this "Niacin" I bought, I have read so many different things, it makes ya nuts. ... (15 replies)
... I posted a week or so ago and got some good advice from some of you. Thanks for that! ... (4 replies)
... I agree..... Aim for at least 1,000mg Vitamin C up to 2,000mg. ... (15 replies)
Dec 18, 2007
... To give you your answer, niacin is most theriputic at 2000 mg a day. It is best taken at bedtime, for the best results. ... (6 replies)
... At this point all I can do is hope for the best. All I do know to my understanding and I am no expert by any means is that Niacin is extremely good for cholesterol. Not only does it effectively raise your HDL and raise it turns your HDL to a more proactive size. ... (24 replies)
... Not only have I reduced my wife's TC from it's initial level of 316. ... (27 replies)
... Fat intake keeps your HDL high. That is, if you eat a cube of butter a day, your HDL will improve quite a bit. However, moderation is key. No one is recommending you eat a cube of butter... can't be too good for anyone. ... (11 replies)
New Numbers
Nov 9, 2007
... Everyone is sooooo different when it come this health issue. You may be one of the lucky people where diet and exercise work. I don't think there are many in this category, however. ... (15 replies)
... Yes you would think that doctors would be up on this. The sad truth is that they are not. In fact from what I've read most cardio specialist are not up to date when it comes to cholesterol and the proper ways to treat the different possible patterns. ... (24 replies)
... Everyone is sooooo different when it come this health issue. You may be one of the lucky people where diet and exercise work. I don't think there are many in this category, however. ... (35 replies)

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