Nialip 250mg Tablet

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Composition for Nialip 250mg Tablet

Primarily used for

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₹3.37/Tablet
7 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Nialip Tablet

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Uses of Nialip Tablet

Nialip 250mg Tablet is used in the treatment of increased triglycerides.
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Side effects of Nialip Tablet

Common

Itching, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Erythema, Tingling.

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How to use Nialip Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Nialip 250mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Nialip Tablet works

Nialip 250mg tablet stimulates the formation of enzymes for triglyceride metabolism thereby reducing the levels of triglyceride and cholesterol in the body.

In Depth Information on Nialip Tablet

Expert advice for Nialip Tablet

• Caution to be exercised by patients with active stomach ulcer, muscle disorder, and liver, kidney, or heart disease. • Avoid alcohol intake while on niacin treatment as it may worsen the side effects. • Do not drink hot beverages, hot water shower immediately after taking niacin as it may increase in flushing. • Avoid taking niacin on an empty stomach to reduce side effects such as flushing, itching of skin etc. • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. • Do not take if allergic to niacin or any of its ingredients.  • Do not give to infants and children. • Patients with major or unexplained liver dysfunction; active stomach ulcer, or arterial bleeding should not be administered niacin.  • Do not give it to patients suffering from alcohol dependency.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Nialip 250mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Niacin with alcohol can cause nausea, dizziness, itch
ing, vomiting, upset stomach, and flushing (warmth, redness, or tingly feeling under your skin).
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nialip 250mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Nialip 250mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human
studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Nialip 250mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Nialip 250mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.

However, a cautious use of Nialip 250mg Tablet is advised in patients with kidney disease as the information available is very limited.
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Liver
CAUTION
Nialip 250mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nialip 250mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Nialip 250mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with active liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Lipicure 10mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Apidra 100IU Cartridge 3ml, Galvus 50mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Nialip 250mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Niacin

No, Nialip does not increase blood pressure. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use
Nialip may make blood thinner
Nialip reduces the levels of bad cholesterol. It may or may not burn fat or help lose weight. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its us
Q. Can I take niacin with statins like Lipitor (atorvastatin)/Crestor (rosuvastatin)/simvastatin?
Yes, Niacin can be taken with statins like Lipitor (atorvastatin)/ Crestor (rosuvastatin)/ simvastatin, only if you are NOT taking high dosages of niacin for the treatment of high cholesterol. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use
Yes, you can take Nialip with Adderall (amphetamine / dextroamphetamine. Please consult your doctor prior to its use
Q. Can I take niacin with melatonin?
Yes, you can take niacin with melatonin. Please consult your doctor prior to its use
You may or may not take blood pressure medicines with Nialip. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.
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