Now Foods, Niacin, Sustained Release, 500 mg, 250 Tablets
By Now Foods65 Reviews
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0.65 lbs (0.29 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-00482
- UPC Code: 733739004826
- Package Quantity: 250 Tablets
- Dimensions: 2.7 x 2.7 x 4.7 in, 0.55 lbs (0.25 kg)
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- Nutritional Health
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
Niacin supplements may sometimes temporarily cause flushing and/or itching, but this sustained release tablet should minimize those symptoms. To further limit these uncomfortable but not dangerous symptoms, take daily and avoid missing doses.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 tablet daily with a meal. This high potency tablet should be taken under doctor's supervision. Consider taking these other NOW products: B-50 Complex, D-Ribose and Sytrinol.
Cellulose, stearic acid (vegetable source), silica and vegetarian coating.
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition (e.g. liver problems, stomach ulcers, diabetes, gout, etc.). Transient GI symptoms may occur at inception of treatment, consult physician if symptoms persist. Keep out of reach of children.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
|Serving Size: 1 Tablet|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Niacin (Vitamin B-3)||500 mg||2500%|
iHerb Customer Reviews
As per dr. orders, my husband has to take 1500 mg. of niacin nightly. Because of rising costs, we decided to discontinue the prescription niacin and purchase the niacin over the counter as recommended by the pharmacist. The dr. really frowned on this choice and then recommended that hubby take cholesteral-reducing man-made medication. Not wanting to risk the side-effects of those type of drugs, we decided to purchase the NOW Niacin as I was familiar with the excellent quality of their products. We proved the dr. wrong when hubby's cholesteral tests came back and his levels had improved while on the NOW niacin. I firmly believe this product is much more beneficial than any prescription medication to reduce cholesteral levels--at least it has with my husband. And we may have converted the doctor to take a second look at "natural" supplements! A great product and even greater value for your money!
I use the Now sustained release variety of niacin and rarely if ever suffer from Niacin Flush at 1500 mg/day. My lipid panel, especially my triglycerides/HDL ratio, has noticeably improved.