1 patient evaluation for Niacin SR

May 1, 2011 (Started Aug 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for hyperlipidemia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (flushing, weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 g Daily
Advice & Tips: Adhere to application recommendations (i.e. take with as little liquid as possible, eat a slice of dry bread with it, don't eat anything spicy) to minimize occurrence of flush.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: weight gain, flushing

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