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Niaspan: Oral tablet, extended release

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  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions

Available Strengths
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Niaspan 500mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: KOS,LOGO 500  |  500
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Niaspan 500mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: KOS,LOGO 500  |  500
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Niaspan 750mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: KOS,LOGO 750  |  750
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Niaspan 750mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: KOS,LOGO 750  |  750
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Niaspan 1000mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: KOS,LOGO 1000  |  1000
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Niaspan 1000mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: KOS,LOGO 1000  |  1000
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Niaspan 500mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: KOS  |  500
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Niaspan 500mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: KOS  |  500
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Niaspan 750mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: 750  |  KOS
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Niaspan 750mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: 750  |  KOS
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Niaspan 1000mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: 1000  |  KOS
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Niaspan 1000mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: 1000  |  KOS
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Niaspan 500mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: KOS  |  500
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Niaspan 750mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: KOS  |  750
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Niaspan 1000mg ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Abbott Pharmaceutical Product Division
Pill Identification: KOS  |  1000

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Niaspan: Oral tablet, extended release

What is this medicine?

NIACIN (NYE a sin) is used in combination with a healthy diet to lower bad cholesterol and increase good cholesterol. This medicine is also used to decrease triglycerides. If triglycerides are too high, you may be at risk of developing pancreatitis. This is a painful condition that causes inflammation of the pancreas and can lead to serious health problems. This medicine can also be helpful in patients who have heart disease or who have had a heart attack.

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Drugs Related by Class to Niaspan: Oral tablet, extended release
Previous Class name
Class Name : Antilipemic Nicotinic Acid and Derivatives

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Class Name : Niacin/Vitamin B3 Supplements

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Niaspan: Oral tablet, extended release
Usage by Gender
22.47%
77.53%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.0%
4.81%
42.86%
52.33%
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