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... I think that you are getting good advice from your doctor. I started on 500mg niaspan for one month . Then 1000 mg for 3 months. I then switched to 2000 mg of niacin and after 3 months on niacin had dramatic increase in my HDL. ... (8 replies)
Dec 5, 2007
... You will get less noticeable flushing if you take the Niaspan only at bedtime. And you will get way better results taking it only at bedtime too. ... (1 replies)
Dec 5, 2007
... I have been on Niaspan for about 5 weeks now and a couple of times over the past few days I have had flushing, redness and a rash that goes away after 45 minutes or so. Is that a problem? ... (1 replies)

... high up on my back. ... (4 replies)
... and have had minimal flushing problems on occasion. ... (4 replies)
... Donsabi, Stomach upset seems to be the #2 or #3 complaint with Niaspan: Taking it with ANY analgesic (which ALL irritate the stomach) seems to be increasing the chances of gastric pain. Perhaps taking the Niaspan alone with your dinner meal might be easier on the stomach (though I know all cholesterol meds work best at bedtime)...maybe at least with a heavy snack (snack... (5 replies)
Mar 26, 2002
... day of Niaspan along with 40mg of Zocor. ... (6 replies)
... Larry, Nausea and lightheadedness are common with Niaspan. (19 replies)
... I have been on Zetia for almost a month now. I go for blood work in July again but my TC was 326 when I started. ... (5 replies)
Mar 26, 2002
... It's an option for me and I want to get back on something soon. Thanks! ... (6 replies)
... Hereis some info I found on the net about Niaspan that may be of some use to some people here ,certainly looks interesting to me if this can help people without oo many side effects . ... (10 replies)
Niaspan Reaction
Mar 6, 2003
... Tried Niaspan and had no reaction the first 5 nights. On the 6th night I turned lobster red from my scalp to my toes, broke out in a rash and blew up like a balloon. The swelling and flushing started to subside after an hour, but I itched for 24 hours and it took 48 hours for the rash to disappear. ... (5 replies)
Lipitor---dry eyes
Apr 10, 2011
... I have never tried the RYR as it is a natural statin and as I said, I totally gave up on them. Niacan is suppose to be good for your LDL and also raise your HDL but I tried a very low doseage and you guessed it, couldn't take that either. ... (8 replies)
... lots of itching on my arms, head and chest, redness all over my arms and chest, feeling warm, etc. It was much like your experience. ... (14 replies)

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