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5 -HTPN (100 mg) is an antihyperlipidemic agent, prescribed for hyperlipidemia.  Niacin is a B-complex vitamin.

Drug information on 5 -HTPN (100 mg) (Niacin) from Molekule India Pvt. Ltd.

5 -HTPN (100 mg)

  Capsule
Molekule India Pvt. Ltd.
Generic : Niacin
 99.50
100mg
10 Capsules
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Medical Condition(s) for which 5 -HTPN (100 mg) may be prescribed


Side effects of 5 -HTPN (100 mg)

   Most Common : Flushing, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, increased cough and itching.

   Gastrointestinal : Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and increased cough.

   Skin : Rash.

   Heart : Flushing.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO-The daily dosage is 500 mg in any 4—week period. The recommended maintenance dose is 1000 to 2000mg.

How to use 5 -HTPN (100 mg)?

It comes as a tablet, capsule, and liquid to take by mouth, with food.

When is 5 -HTPN (100 mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with ulcer, severe liver disease, arterial bleeding, and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for 5 -HTPN (100 mg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of chest pain, sugar, increased eye pressure, gout, recent heart attack, kidney or liver problems, low blood pressure, low blood minerals, muscle problems, peptic ulcers, thyroid deficiency, any allergy, who are taking other medications, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• It may cause dizziness or lightheadedness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

• Avoid alcohol consumption.

• It may affect blood counts, avoid bruising or injury.

Other Precautions for 5 -HTPN (100 mg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for 5 -HTPN (100 mg)

Store it at room temperature 20° to 25°C.



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