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... I take 3000 mg Niaspan right before bed every night. Never had an issue doing this, and my lipids improved over taking half in the morning, and half in the evening. ... (17 replies)
... Actually, I just found the answer to my one of my own questions! Seems the liver produces the most cholesterol at night, so taking niacin at night has the greatest effect. ... (9 replies)
... and as someone who was today told my doc to start 500mg Niacin slow release, I'd like to know the answers to this as well. I usually am good at taking pills before bed, but if I have to do twice, one at morning and one at night, I'm usually bad about forgetting the morning dose. ... (7 replies)

... release niacin is at higher risk of liver problems than other types of niacin. ... (17 replies)
... I've been taking 2000mg immediate release Niacin every night for about 3 months. ... (7 replies)
... I'm starting to take OTC niacin and am looking for the most reliable OTC brand and type. As far as type, I bought two different kinds... ... (9 replies)
... I've been contemplating starting Niacin for my cholesterol. ... (7 replies)
... Niacin would it make a difference if I took the 1000 mg at night instead of twice a day? ... (17 replies)
... Try it only at night... before bed. I received much better lipid results by only taking it at bedtime... and never had hot flashes while awake. ... (17 replies)
... as used the same type of niacin, inositol hexaniacinate, for many years and told me he is prescribing it more all the time. I can not take a statin and have been taking that niacin and on my last test my total had dropped 40 points. I have been taking 1000mg's each evening with my meal. ... (12 replies)
... A word of caution...My OH had been taking Niacin, for just around 10 days now. He also purchased it at his doctors suggestion over the counter...100mgs dosage. Well he ended up at E.R. the other night with what appears to be an extreme reaction. ... (10 replies)
... Niaspan can cause problems if your liver is weak. Before you start taking this medication, your doctor may order a blood test to check your liver. ... (29 replies)
Niacin - Flushing?
May 20, 2007
... told to take it in at bed time but am on a trial of Zetia. However I have read that taking aspirin can help with the flushing. There is also a Frush Free Niiacin that can be purchased on line or over the counter at many stores. ... (11 replies)
... I have been taking 500 mg niacin in the morning and 1500 after supper. I started doing this after reading Dr. Agatston's book "The South Beach Heart Program". ... (2 replies)
... I think I mentioned Dr. Hoffer to you on a previous post. One thing he mentioned was to match the vitamin c dosage to the niacin. ex 3,000 mg a day of niacin and 3,000 mg of vitamin C. With this daily dosage he's seen a dramatic decrease in all cause mortality. ... (3 replies)
... know when you get your upcoming results. Hopefully, the niacin works for you! My HDL is currently at 36. It's been as low as 26! ... (34 replies)
... different in what we can each expect. You stated your husband has a pacemaker. Well I am not there yet thank God. I am 52 and otherwise very healthy. I exercise at least 3 times per week doing cardio and I take no prescription drugs. ... (10 replies)
... Try and bump the Red yeast Rice to 1,200mg once AM and once PM. I take 1,200mg once AM and once PM and it has helped my numbers a lot. Also this is the max you can take for Red Yeast Rice daily. Good idea spliting the slo-niacin 500mg once AM and PM. Hope that this all works out for you and hope you see some good results on your next test. (11 replies)
... thout difference. Abbott Pharma has never made a convincing argument why NIASPAN's timed release is any different from the others...just that it is a way to take NIACIN with slower absorption and thus less chance of flushing. ... (6 replies)
... momcat, the only suppliments I have seen people talk about is Niacin, Omega 3 Fish Oil, garlic, and have read a couple of things about certain high fiber mixes. At the moment I am just taking the garlic, one 1200 pill after supper. I was taking the fish oil, but my LDL seemed to go up alot, so the dr. ... (17 replies)

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