How to Decrease Cholesterol With Niacin?

Answer Niacin, or vitamin B3, has been shown to help reduce high cholesterol levels, according to the Linus Pauling Institute. Niacin aids in reducing cholesterol by increasing beneficial high-density lip... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Decrease Cholesterol With Niacin

How effective is Niacin No Flush in lowering LDL Cholesterol?

I haven't found that it's done much. It's primary value is in raising HDL cholesterol.I take 2gm nightly. It took the addition of simvastatin to lower the LDL.

Is Niacin used to help lower your cholesterol?

Niacin is a B vitamin that can help lower LDL (bad cholesterol) and raise HDL (good cholesterol). Consult your doctor before taking Niacin for cholesterol-lowering purposes or combining it with you... Read More »

Does it help to take niacin while im waiting to get treated for high cholesterol?

Yes... Niacin is indicated for hyperlipidemia. as well ash fish oil, coconut oil, and red yeast rice

Can you combine niacin with red yeast rice?

On One Hand: Possible Side EffectsMany red yeast rice supplements contain lovastatin, a cholesterol-lowering substance. When taken in conjunction with niacin (B3), lovastatin can cause severe muscl... Read More »