niacin

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niacin

Pronunciation:
nye-a-sin


niacin

Trade Name(s)

  • Niacor
  • Niaspan
  • Nicobid
  • Nicolar
  • Nicotinex
  • nicotinic acid
  • Slo-Niacin
  • vitamin B3

niacinamide

Pronunciation:
nye-a-sin-a-mide


Trade Name(s)

  • nicotinamide

Ther. Class.
lipid-lowering agents
vitamins

Pharm. Class.
water soluble vitamins

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