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Failed Merck Drug Reveals Dangers Of Niacin-Based Heart Drugs
2013-03-10 07:32:55

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Trials of a failed Merck-developed, niacin-based drug designed to raise “good” cholesterol levels revealed serious side effects, raising red flags about the potential future use of such medications. The drug in question, Tredaptive, was a combination of extended-release niacin and laropiprant, an experimental substance designed to help prevent facial flushing typically caused by the vitamin B derivative. The drug was...

2013-02-27 11:02:12

The largest randomized study of the vitamin niacin in patients with occlusive arterial disease (narrowing of the arteries) has shown a significant increase in adverse side-effects when it is combined with statin treatment. Results from the HPS2-THRIVE study (Heart Protection Study 2 — Treatment of HDL to Reduce the Incidence of Vascular Events), including the reasons patients stopped the study treatment, are published online today (Wednesday) in the European Heart Journal. Niacin...

2013-02-23 23:02:50

Freedom Treatment Center is a Southern Michigan alcohol and drug addiction recovery facility that focuses on natural methods of detoxification. One of its newest additions is the niacin detox program, which has already seen great success following its recent debut. Albion, MI (PRWEB) February 23, 2013 Freedom Treatment Center´s lineup of natural treatment methods has expanded to include the niacin detox program. The program incorporates the essential B vitamin into an overall detox...

2013-02-18 23:21:29

Société´s Triple C Serum delivers the most stable and highest concentration of Vitamin C in the world Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) February 18, 2013 You have to “C” it to believe it. Until now, a more acidic form of Vitamin C has traditionally been delivered in a lower pH product, causing irritation and limiting consumer use. Société Clinical Skincare´s newest product, Triple C Serum, combines the three most stable forms of Vitamin C available in a...

2013-02-12 11:55:09

Study finds African-American, Caucasian women absorb, metabolize vitamin D at same rate African-American women battling vitamin D deficiencies need the same dose as Caucasian women to treat the condition, according to a recent study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM). Although women with darker skin tones tend to have lower levels of the biomarker used to measure Vitamin D levels, called 25-hydroxyvitamin D or...

2012-12-28 05:02:49

HealthyAnswers.com is a publisher and a leader in providing current natural health information on their website. Along with thousands of archived articles on health related issues, they also offer a complimentary health newsletter, quality nutritional solutions, and self improvement books. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) December 27, 2012 Cardiovascular disease is the #1 killer of both men and women in the United States today, but that doesn´t have to be the case, says HealthyAnswers.com. In...


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