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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Niacin (NIACIN AND NIACINAMIDE (VITAMIN B3)).

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Reason for taking: Cholesterol
9/20/2009 8:48:42 PM

Reviewer: JJ, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking 2000 mg of Niacin for 8 months. My Triglycerides have gone down 149 points.(That's almost unreal) My HDL has gone up 15 points.(Now it's above normal) But my LDL has gone up 40 points.(I guess I can't change my genetics). My doctor recommended increasing to 3000 mg of Niacin for 3 months before she puts me on a low does medication to bring my LDL down. It did take m ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cholesterol
9/20/2009 8:25:46 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The burning sensation was very severe, with aspirin not helping at all. It caused extreme pain keeping me from sleeping. The drug stayed in my system through the next day.

Reason for taking: Cholesterol
9/11/2009 6:18:49 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Since I have started using this med. I've had itching all over my legs. I have tried anti-itch meds. but they seem to have no effect

Reason for taking: Cholesterol
8/20/2009 11:07:41 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Reason for taking: Cholesterol
8/18/2009 2:39:48 PM

Reviewer: BLS, 45-54 Female (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
does anyone experience extrem sweating with this???

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