Niaspan is used to help combat high cholesterol by lowering bad cholesterol and fats in the blood stream while at the same time raising the the good. By lowering your cholesterol levels, one can help prevent strokes and heart failure.
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In combination with proper diet and exercise, Niaspan can help lower a person"s cholesterol levels. Niaspan works by lowering the bad cholesterol and triglycerides and raising the good cholesterol. By doing this, Niaspan can help prevent your blood vessels from clogging.
Below you will find the different types of conditions that can be treated by using Niaspan:
- High cholesterol
Niaspan dosage is completely dependent on the individual that takes it, as it can be used for a variety of conditions. Note that the amount of Niaspan you take also depends on the age of the individual. In addition to that the amount of Niaspan you take also depends on the strength of each pill/tablet and the amount of times you plan on taking the pill/tablet a day. Note that Niaspan also depends on the type of condition you are treating.
Niaspan dosage for high cholesterol
- For adults and teens, the dosage is 500mg to 2g. This dosage should be taken once to three times a day.
- For children, correct usage and dosage should be determined by a doctor.
Niaspan Side Effects
Niaspan, like any other drug, comes with its collection of side effects that vary with each individual who uses it. If you experience any severe side effects, consult with your doctor or medical professional immediately.
Common Niaspan Side Effects
Consult with your doctor if you experience any of the following side effects:
- Severe nausea
- Irregular heartbeat
- Gray stool
- Shortness of breath
- Severe muscle pain
- Flu-like symptoms
- Severe stomach pain
- Dark urine
- Yellowing of eyes or skin
Below you will find a list of Niaspan drug and substance interactions. In many cases Niaspan should not be combined with other medications unless approved by a physician. Consult your physician before taking any new medication.
Note that this list does not include a variety of over the counter drugs and vitamins that could also counteract and alter Niaspan.