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www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-cholesterol/in-depth/niacin/art-20046208

Apr 15, 2017 ... Niacin is a B vitamin that may raise your HDL ("good") cholesterol. ... that niacin therapy isn't linked to lower rates of death, heart attack or stroke ...

www.berkeleywellness.com/supplements/vitamins/article/niacin-and-cholesterol

Nov 30, 2011 ... But there's also a vitamin, niacin—known as B3—that in very large doses can improve cholesterol levels and reduce the risk of heart attacks.

www.peoplespharmacy.com/2014/07/17/do-niacin-side-effects-outweigh-the-benefits-of-lower-ldl-higher-hdl-cholesterol

Jul 17, 2014 ... Niacin lowers "bad" cholesterol, and raises "good" cholesterol, but are the niacin side effects worth it?

www.webmd.com/cholesterol-management/features/cholesterol-control-alternatives

Some over-the-counter alternative high cholesterol treatments can help -- but others don't ... Niacin is a B-complex vitamin that at high doses lowers cholesterol .

medlineplus.gov/druginfo/natural/924.html

Mar 13, 2017 ... For most people who need to lower low-density lipoprotein (LDL or "bad") cholesterol, niacin is considered a second-line therapy. However, it is ...

www.lifeextension.com/magazine/2007/3/atd/Page-01

Q: I recently had a cholesterol profile blood test and learned that I may be at risk ... No other treatment approaches the power of niacin to reduce the genetically ...

www.healthcentral.com/article/niacin-myths-and-facts

Dec 17, 2007 ... For a simple, available treatment that can dramatically reduce risk for heart attack , niacin has suf...

www.nbcnews.com/health/heart-health/niacin-may-be-too-risky-heart-drug-reports-find-n157676

Jul 16, 2014 ... Niacin may sound like an easy and natural way to lower cholesterol. It's a B vitamin — vitamin B3 — found in food and over-the-counter tablets.

www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=9487

Viewer Question: What is cholesterol-lowering niacin or nitcotinic acid? Doctor's Response: Nicotinic acid or niacin, one of the water-soluble B vitamins, ...