Navigation Links
Slo-Niacin® Dietary Supplement Shown to Support 'Good' Cholesterol (HDL)
Date:11/17/2010

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- People who are searching for a niacin dietary supplement to support heart health with less potential for flushing can turn to Slo-Niacin®.  Trusted by healthcare professionals for more than 20 years, Slo-Niacin® is a niacin supplement that has been shown in clinical studies to boost "good" cholesterol (HDL).

"Slo-Niacin® features a unique patented polygel® system that gradually delivers niacin to the body," said Dr. Carl Lavie, medical director of Cardiac Rehabilitation and Prevention, John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute, New Orleans, LA.  "I recommend Slo-Niacin® to my patients because its innovative formulation sets it apart from other dietary supplement niacin products. Over-the-counter niacin products may vary considerably in effect and safety profiles, and Slo-Niacin® has demonstrated quality in medical studies for nearly 20 years."

Slo-Niacin® Tablets utilize a patented polygel® controlled-release delivery system not available in other dietary supplement niacin products.  This technology ensures the gradual and measured release of niacin in the body and is designed to reduce the incidence of flushing commonly associated with immediate-release niacin use.

"It is important to recognize that Slo-Niacin® is a controlled-release niacin and not an immediate-release or 'flush-free' niacin," added Dr. Lavie.  "Immediate-release niacin requires niacin to be taken several times a day, and flushing can be a problem that significantly limits patient tolerability.  'Flush-free' niacins may not cause flushing, but they have not been shown to have any significant effect in cholesterol management."

Niacin is a type of B vitamin that occurs naturally and aids in the function of the digestive system, skin and nerves.  Niacin is sometimes referred to as nicotinic acid and has been used to help manage cholesterol sinc
'/>"/>

SOURCE Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. VSL#3® Probiotic Shown Effective in Dietary Management of Children With Irritable Bowel Syndrome
2. SCOLR Pharma, Inc. Licenses Dietary Supplements
3. Muscadine Grape Skin Dietary Supplement Protects against Cancer Therapy Radiation Side Effects
4. Longevity Seekers Advised to Consume Modest Doses of Red Wine Molecules in Dietary Supplements (Longevinex(R)) Rather than Mega-Dose Resveratrol Alone
5. ViroPharma Receives Complete Response Letter for Cinryze™ (C1 Esterase Inhibitor [Human]) Industrial Scale Supplement
6. New Soy-Based Natural S-equol Supplement Reduces Menopausal Hot Flashes, Muscle and Joint Pain in First Study Among U.S. Women
7. Seeking Safety in Supplements
8. Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Announces Extension of FDA Review of Acetadote® Supplemental New Drug Application
9. Supplemental Oxygen Company Offers Steps to Improve COPD Patients Lives
10. New Study Reveals Proprietary Saw Palmetto Extract (SPET-085) Supplement Can Effectively Inhibit the Enzyme Linked to Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
11. ViroPharma Files Prior Approval Supplement (PAS) for Cinryze™ (C1 Esterase Inhibitor [Human]) Industrial Scale Manufacturing
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/15/2014)... Calif. , Jan. 15, 2014 Massachusetts ... (NASDAQ: AMGN ) announced today that ... discover and validate new therapeutic targets and develop ... chronic disorder that affects millions worldwide. The MGH-Broad-Amgen ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... BEACH GARDENS, Fla. , Jan. 15, 2014  In an unprecedented ... difficile and TB in ambulances and other transport vehicles, an advanced ... used by rescue personnel for the first time. ... in contact with these deadly pathogens, West Palm Beach ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 2014  According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the ... the United States and European ... expand moderately through 2022, with embolization particles representing ... interest in drug-eluting beads (DEBs) and radioembolization spheres ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Mass. General, Broad Institute and Amgen Will Work to Discover New Drugs for Inflammatory Bowel Disease 2Mass. General, Broad Institute and Amgen Will Work to Discover New Drugs for Inflammatory Bowel Disease 3Mass. General, Broad Institute and Amgen Will Work to Discover New Drugs for Inflammatory Bowel Disease 4Superbugs No Longer Ride In Rescue Vehicles 2US and European Transcatheter Embolization and Occlusion Device Market to Surpass $1.6 Billion by 2022 2US and European Transcatheter Embolization and Occlusion Device Market to Surpass $1.6 Billion by 2022 3
... Fla., March 22, 2011 GeNO LLC ( ... company, today announced commencement of  the PHiano Study: ... of Pulmonary Hypertension in patients with Pulmonary Arterial ... Pulmonary Fibrosis (PH-IPF) using Inhaled NITROSYL™ nitric oxide ...
... Dry, dull skin can get you down in the ... professor and chair of the department of dermatology at Wake ... AmLactin® twice a day, seven days a week to get ... clinically proven alpha-hydroxy acid, 12% lactic acid, to gently exfoliate ...
Cached Medicine Technology:GeNO LLC Initiates Study of Inhaled NITROSYL™ Nitric Oxide in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (PH-IPF) and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) Patients 2GeNO LLC Initiates Study of Inhaled NITROSYL™ Nitric Oxide in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (PH-IPF) and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) Patients 3Does Your Skin Need Therapy? 2Does Your Skin Need Therapy? 3
(Date:4/17/2014)... April 17, 2014 EcoHealth Alliance, a nonprofit organization ... published a comprehensive review today examining the current state ... The review calls for improved global surveillance strategies to ... recent outbreak of Ebola in West Africa that has ... of Guinea and Liberia. According to the World ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... to find a colored ribbon representing a disease. A pink ... color ribbon does one think of with lung cancer?, Although ... suffering from the disease, black may be the only one ... lung cancer patients, primarily smokers between the ages of 51 ... stigma often felt by these patients, the emotional toll it ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... of Canadians surveyed said they would participate in public ... of genetic conditions, only 80 per cent said they ... sequence their newborns, genomes.,Most newborns in North America have ... two of life in which a tiny amount of ... about five to 54 conditions, depending on the state ...
(Date:4/16/2014)... , STANFORD, Calif. Consider the marvel of the embryo. ... shape and function as they multiply to become the cells ... tissues of the body. , Now, in a feat of ... the complex genetic coding that allows embryonic cells to proliferate ...
(Date:4/16/2014)... fertility treatments are the leading cause of increases in ... of premature birth, these results are not inevitable, concludes ... . The article identifies six changes in policy and ... and prematurity, including expanding insurance coverage for in vitro ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Re-emergence of Ebola focuses need for global surveillance strategies 2Health News:Re-emergence of Ebola focuses need for global surveillance strategies 3Health News:Unraveling the 'black ribbon' around lung cancer 2Health News:Researcher looks at public perceptions around newborn testing 2Health News:Researcher looks at public perceptions around newborn testing 3Health News:Stanford scientists develop 'playbook' for reverse engineering tissue 2Health News:Stanford scientists develop 'playbook' for reverse engineering tissue 3Health News:Preterm births, multiples, and fertility treatment 2Health News:Preterm births, multiples, and fertility treatment 3
... Transcept,Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that Glenn A. Oclassen, ... 2008 Merrill Lynch Global,Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Medical Device ... City on Tuesday, February 5, 2008 at 8:40 ... Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical company,deriving significant ...
... Feel Their Overall Health Affects Their,Recovery from Schizophrenia, ... Health,America of San Diego today released results of ... in mental health settings from the,perspective of both ... both groups are aware of actions to improve ...
... Baby Products, With Information, on the Best Baby Products and Easy-To-Follow ... ... Well, NORCROSS, Georgia, January 29 BabySupply.Info, has,launched today ... opportunity to save time and,money with a shopping comparison engine for baby ...
... Cause To Support Stefanie LaRue and Her Fight to,Live, ... cancer survivor Stefanie LaRue, known nationally as the "Breast,Cancer ... breast,cancer, is being honored at a benefit concert on ... at 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los,Angeles, CA. The event, ...
... billion -- Diluted earnings per share from continuing operations increase 16,percent ... ... -- Full year Non-GAAP EPS now expected to be $3.75 ... contract, DUBLIN, Ohio, Jan. 29 Cardinal Health, a,global provider of ...
... CHICAGO, Jan. 29 Medifacts Systems, Inc. announces ... genetic test patent to Mayo,Clinic. The patented test ... of blood-related disorders. The patent is the invention ... Vicksburg, Mississippi who,was educated at Xavier University in ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Transcept Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 2008 Merrill Lynch Global Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Medical Device Conference 2Health News:First-of-Its-Kind National Online Survey Uncovers Obstacles to Comprehensive Healthcare for People With Schizophrenia 2Health News:First-of-Its-Kind National Online Survey Uncovers Obstacles to Comprehensive Healthcare for People With Schizophrenia 3Health News:First-of-Its-Kind National Online Survey Uncovers Obstacles to Comprehensive Healthcare for People With Schizophrenia 4Health News:BabySupply.Info Announces Launch of Website for New Parents 2Health News:32-Year-Old Breast Cancer Survivor, Fashion Model Featured in Benefit Concert 'Music of the Light' at Skirball Cultural Center 2Health News:32-Year-Old Breast Cancer Survivor, Fashion Model Featured in Benefit Concert 'Music of the Light' at Skirball Cultural Center 3Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 2Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 3Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 4Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 5Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 6Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 7Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 8Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 9Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 10Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 11Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 12Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 13Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 14Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 15Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 16Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 17Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 18Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 19Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 20Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 21Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 22Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 23Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 24Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 25Health News:Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook 26Health News:Medifacts Systems, Inc. Grants Exclusive License for Genetic Test Patent to Mayo Clinic 2Health News:Medifacts Systems, Inc. Grants Exclusive License for Genetic Test Patent to Mayo Clinic 3