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... boost in my HDL with Lipitor. ... (16 replies)
... THanks for the warning. I thought LONG and HARD about the risks of combining niacin with Lipitor. ... (17 replies)
... Since you have heart disease, you want an LDL under 100...a large drop. It MAY require you take 40 mg. Lipitor. ... (11 replies)

... There are other cholesterol lowering agents you can try before Lipitor. Did your doctor suggest trying over the counter niacin or prescription Niaspan? ... (3 replies)
... Nameless, I am curious if you started back on the Slo-Niacin? I am considering starting back in addition to fish oil. Were/are you using Lipitor (or another statin) too? (6 replies)
Lipitor!!
Apr 24, 2008
... Why did your doctor even give you lipitor again, if you have so many side effects from it? ... (7 replies)
New Numbers
Nov 10, 2007
... A few months ago she was on Zetia and Lipitor and her total cholesterol was 125! ... (15 replies)
... wanted to be sure you are aware that lipitor and niacin aren't usually meant to be taken together. ... (17 replies)
... I wouldn't do it... it's bad enough you are taking 20. While 250 isn't good... it doesn't warrent a dramtic increase in Meds. ... (24 replies)
... IMMEDIATELY before retiring along with my 500 mg. slow release niacin and 650 mg. aspirin. ... (17 replies)
... Your doctor is right...you're asking for liver damage if you take all 3 meds. Niacin works better for HDL and triglycerides than it does LDL in my experience. ... (9 replies)
Niacin Studies
Oct 16, 2006
... I think you are being a bit too specific. ... (24 replies)
Niacin
Sep 6, 2006
... I have had VERY good luck with Lipitor both at 10 mg. and at 20 mg. ... (13 replies)
No-flush Niacin
Aug 15, 2006
... This may be redundant,but I have been using NO FLUSH Nician for some months now and have had zero side effects and combined with other natural Clo. lowering agents, I have my Cho. down to normat limits. ... (11 replies)
... Numbers have been as low as 90 in statin medicated individuals with no harm whatsoever, moreover your LDL's are absolutely superb and even your HDL's, though somewhat lower are really offset by the LDL to HDL ratio. ... (19 replies)
... Definitely take CoQ10 while taking any statin drug. ... (4 replies)
... I'd recommend 100 mg. per day since many people feel it prevents the muscle pain of a statin. Perhaps if youu lopwer your Lipitor, you can get away with 50 mg. ... (4 replies)
... I take a prescription Niacin called "NIACOR" I believe it is the only immediate release form of niacin available. ... (8 replies)
... Have you tried niacin therapy? ... (24 replies)
... I'm not really sure how the niacin works, but believe it probably works by lowering the liver's production of cholesterol. I do know it can present problems with liver toxicity. One should have your liver enzymes checked before starting on therapy, just as one should with a statin. ... (6 replies)


Associated Tags: coumadin, crestor, lipitor, lovastatin, niaspan, zetia, zocor

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