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louis-t Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-16-11 05:28 PM
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17. Very suspicious that it happened industry-wide
all at the same time.
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  -Drug companies have taken Niacin off the market. louis-t  Jan-16-11 04:58 PM   #0 
  - Your post mentions links...I think you forgot to include them.  laconicsax   Jan-16-11 05:00 PM   #1 
  - Fixed.  louis-t   Jan-16-11 05:02 PM   #2 
     - Thanks. n/t  laconicsax   Jan-16-11 05:05 PM   #4 
  - check this can buy niacin from Canada  Roselma   Jan-16-11 05:05 PM   #3 
  - Ah, thank you!  louis-t   Jan-16-11 05:08 PM   #6 
  - Or you can just buy it from Puritan's Pride in the US.  Liberal Veteran   Jan-16-11 05:14 PM   #8 
  - Niacinamide is the other form that has no effect on plaque.  louis-t   Jan-16-11 05:27 PM   #15 
  - Go back and read the site . It says you have to have  louis-t   Jan-16-11 05:42 PM   #21 
  - I've been taking it  Mz Pip   Jan-16-11 05:07 PM   #5 
  - The flushes never bother me, I only take 100 mg. with a meal.  louis-t   Jan-16-11 05:15 PM   #10 
  - I take Niaspan and the first time I took it, it felt like my head was  Angry Dragon   Jan-16-11 05:20 PM   #13 
     - I've been on Niaspan about 3 years now...  3waygeek   Jan-16-11 06:27 PM   #26 
  - I've been taking it daily for a year or so.....  Uben   Jan-16-11 05:12 PM   #7 
  - Try Canada  notadmblnd   Jan-16-11 05:15 PM   #9 
  - Again, thanks for the info. Take that, big pharma.  louis-t   Jan-16-11 05:17 PM   #11 
  - Bioflavonoids, namely pycnogenol can have a positive effect on lipid profiles.  HysteryDiagnosis   Jan-16-11 05:17 PM   #12 
  - I've been searching for real niacin, and now I know why I can't find it!  Kurovski   Jan-16-11 05:21 PM   #14 
  - Very suspicious that it happened industry-wide  louis-t   Jan-16-11 05:28 PM   #17 
  - There was a to-do about Armour thyroid.  Kurovski   Jan-16-11 05:33 PM   #18 
     - I would think if they wanted to, they could just classify  louis-t   Jan-16-11 05:37 PM   #20 
  - still has it  spotbird   Jan-20-11 07:14 PM   #39 
  - Um. No it hasn't been taken off the market.  Liberal Veteran   Jan-16-11 05:27 PM   #16 
  - Hmmm, I've checked every major outlet  louis-t   Jan-16-11 05:35 PM   #19 
     - Puritan's Pride, GNC, Walgreens, Super Supplements, Vitamin Shoppe, even Medco's Online Store.  Liberal Veteran   Jan-16-11 05:42 PM   #22 
        - I just looked at the Canadian sites.  louis-t   Jan-16-11 05:44 PM   #23 
           - Well, then, it's a good thing you don't live in Canada.  Liberal Veteran   Jan-16-11 05:51 PM   #24 
              - I hope you're right, but apparently I'm not the only one  louis-t   Jan-16-11 06:38 PM   #28 
  - Have it shipped from the UK  dipsydoodle   Jan-16-11 06:09 PM   #25 
  - Thanks, 1 pound still equal about $2.50?  louis-t   Jan-16-11 06:42 PM   #29 
     - Currently $1.58 -- just Google"pounds to dollars"  eppur_se_muova   Jan-20-11 10:55 AM   #37 
  - oh no  handmade34   Jan-16-11 06:30 PM   #27 
  - Yikes, cayenne pepper.  louis-t   Jan-16-11 06:44 PM   #30 
  - Looks like Lucky will be the one.  louis-t   Jan-16-11 06:47 PM   #32 
  - + 1 on the cayenne - taken just as you say (nt)  Krakowiak   Jan-19-11 02:48 PM   #36 
  - They have been trying to make Vitamin C a prescription too.  right2bfree   Jan-16-11 06:46 PM   #31 
  - It's almost like clockwork.  trotsky   Jan-16-11 07:01 PM   #33 
  - Niacin, like the statins, can damage the liver.  pnwmom   Jan-16-11 09:33 PM   #34 
     - true that vitamins and herbs can be dangerous  handmade34   Jan-17-11 09:28 AM   #35 
     - I've heard the same thing. My dh has issues with statins and niacin.  mzmolly   Jan-20-11 12:49 PM   #38 

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