TITLE

Natural cholesterol-buster can have serious side effects

PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
Environmental Nutrition;Apr94, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the side effects of Vitamin B niacin (in the form known as nicotinic acid), a cholesterol-buster that lowers the body's total cholesterol intake. Low-density lipoproteins (LDLs); High-density lipoproteins; Warning against over-the-counter sale of nicotinic acid; Risks for diabetics taking large doses of nicotinic acid; Monitor of nicotinic acid by physician.
ACCESSION #
9406101399

 

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