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... 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 Flush
Nov 12, 2006
... Here's a lengthy discussion by a Dr. Nasr at the Cleveland Clinic which addresses the issue of flushing and its dangers and causes. ... (21 replies)
... Hi zip2play My Cardiologist said that 161 would be fine if I was a man but not for a woman with heart disease he wants My total Cholestrol around a 100 I believe. I don't remember all my #'s he just said that my good Cholesterol was to low and my Triglecerides were too high. When I get it check in a couple of weeks I'm going to write down my numbers. Thanks for the... (9 replies)

... Of course the combination of statins and niacin compounds GREATLY enhances the chances of liver damage over either used alone. ... (9 replies)
... Apparently Canada is far more truthful and honest regarding prescription drug dangers than the U.S. ... (7 replies)
... One patient who took 5 x 500mg niacin over a 48 hour period was unresponsive for several minutes. ... (12 replies)
... As I said earlier, niacin may indeed be well worth a try in your case. By bumping up that HDL, you would be improving your ratios all around. Niacin alone may be sufficient. ... (24 replies)
... ignorance is part of it...or should i say lack of education. however for a lot of people it is they don't give a rip about tomorrrow, they want what they want today. Too many kids know only instant gradification. I also have to say the group of doctors where i go (as rarely as possible) their office waiting room looks like a pharmaceutical trade show exhibit. Ever end... (9 replies)
... ARIZONA, My last encounter with a 300+ cholesterol was my doorman. He retired 2 months ago with health problems...I heard he died of a heart attack on Monday...at 51! THAT'S the scenario for a 300 cholesterol! Do YOU know any old people with cholesterol numbers in the 300's or was that hyperbole? Hubble... I guess we can say that somewhere between... (40 replies)
... a form of Niacin and also tumeric. Is anyone familiar with this type of treatment, especially in children? ... (5 replies)


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