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... I lost my bottle of niaspan and have to wait a few more weeks before my insurance company will pay for my next bottle. Is Niaspan and slow release Niacin the same? ... (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)
... The posters below are correct, it is simply niacin with a timed release. ... (6 replies)

... Is the difference between Niaspan and OTC niacin products primiarily the flushing factor? ... (9 replies)
... There is also a difference between Extended Release formulas versus Suspended release formulas. Oddly the NIASPAN Extended release has proven extremely safe even with statin use. ... (29 replies)
... NIACIN and NIASPAN are semantics and price. They are perfectly equivalent except one is by Rx and the other is over the counter. ... (6 replies)
... Since your LDL is all nice and fat, I'm not sure you need to be concerned about it. As for the difference between your last test and this one, I'd simply chalk it up to the VAP being much more accurate. Quite often regular lipid tests underestimate LDL levels. ... (3 replies)
... dL. Tricol reduces the TG wonderfully and helps minimally with HDL. Niacin does wonders to HDL and helps some with lowering TG. My personal preference was to get active, lose weight and take Niaspan. ... (21 replies)
May 6, 2003
... However, you will notice there is not much difference between these and the results observed for patients given the placebo. ... (6 replies)
... ps....Can anyone explain to me the difference between "extended release" and "sustained release"....they seem the same to me? ... (22 replies)
New Numbers
Nov 9, 2007
... Thanks for all your input Ventureman. I definitelty will give everything a thought on what you said. Hey what is the difference between niacin and niaspan? ... (15 replies)

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