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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Slo-Niacin oral.

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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.

Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
12/25/2012 10:09:11 AM

Reviewer: Rick M., 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Just started SLO-NIACIN, 5 days now. Doing a small amount Applesauce prior to taking 250mg at night before going to bed. Been having strong headaches since the second day. Taking aspirin for the headaches. Some very slight toe cramps, and some daily diarrhea. I'm willing to put up with some side effects, for my triglycerides to go down - currently at 700. So I need to get that way down. Cutti ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
11/1/2012 1:51:01 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
lots of flushing

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