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Niacor: Oral tablet

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Niacin 500mg Tab
Bristol Myers Squibb Co
Pill Identification: SQUIBB 537 
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Niacor 500mg Tab
Upsher-Smith Laboratories, LLC
Pill Identification: US 67  |  500
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Niacor 500mg Tab
Avondale Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: US 67  |  500

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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.

Similar Generic Drugs : Niacin (Vitamin B3): Oral tablet

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