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    Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
    11/29/2014 2:41:49 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Started off with total cholesterol at 320 and Triglycerides at 1400. I have been taking 1500mg of slo niacin every day for eight months. My total cholesterol is currently 140 and my triglycerides are 175. Yes I get flushing spells once or twice a week, but that is certainly worth the benefits I have received.

    Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
    5/2/2014 5:56:49 PM

    Reviewer: retired, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I took my first 500MG pill and 1 hour later I was scarlet red from head to toe, with tingling feeling all over, itchy like I had the hives, worst hot flash feeling, this lasted for 30 min and then gradually subsided only to return 5 hours later! I'm not sure I want to take it again.

    Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
    7/28/2013 7:31:56 PM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Flushing and skin rash over entire body that starts an hour after taking one tablet and lasts for 3 to 5 hours

    Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
    6/11/2013 3:24:16 PM

    Reviewer: Sore mouth , 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    After taking just one slo niacin I broke out with severe itching and flushing lasting for several hours. I then developed terrible mouth sores with painful gums and gum bleeding. It has been a week and a half and still having mouth problems although they have gotten somewhat better. I had been taking regular niacin without problems. Won't take Slo niacin again.

    Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
    1/16/2013 3:25:48 PM

    Reviewer: MOWERY57, 55-64 Male (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    THOUGHT I HAD THE FLU WITH A STOMIC VIRUS, FEEL DIZZY, LEG CRAMPS, DIARIEA, VOMITING, SWEETING, BLURED VISION, SHORTNEES OF BREATH, AND TIRED, INSOMNIA. THIS IS THE SECOUND WORSE DRUG I HAVE EVER TAKEN IN MY LIFE.

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