MANUFACTURER: UPHER-SMITH LABS INC. INDICATIONS: Slo-Niacin Polygel Controlled-Release Niacin, Dietary Supplement, 750 mg tablets are manufactured utilizing a unique, patented polygel controlled-release delivery system. This exclusive technology assures the gradual and measured release of niacin (nicotinic acid) and is designed to reduce the incidence of flushing and itching available in 250 mg, 500 mg, and 750 mg strengths. Doctor Recommended Polygel Controlled-Release Niacin Patented FormulationSlo-Niacin is a member of the vitamin B-complex group and is suggested as a dietary supplement. This product has the advantage of a slower release of niacin than conventional dosage forms. This may permit its use by those who do not tolerate immediate-release tablets. INGREDIENTS: Niacin (250 mg. ), Cellulose Polymer Derivative, Vegetable Stearine, Magnesium Stearate, Silicon Dioxide, Glyceryl Behenate, FD&C Red 40. DIRECTIONS: Adults - One half Slo-Niacin tablet morning or evening, or as directed by a physician. Before using more than 500 mg. daily, consult a physician.
Note: Slo-Niacin tablets may be broken on the score line, but should not be crushed or chewed. The inactive matrix of the tablet is not absorbed and may be excreted intact in the stool. WARNINGS: Niacin may cause temporary flushing, itching, and tingling, feelings of warmth and headache, particularly when beginning, increasing amount or changing brand of Niacin. These effects seldom require discontinuing Niacin use. Skin rash, upset stomach, and low blood pressure when standing are less common symptoms; if they persist, contact a physician. Keep out of reach of children. Warning
California’s Proposition 65 Warning: May This item contains chemicals known to cause cancer, birth defects, or other reproductive harm. Reference by California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) at: www.oehha.ca.gov/prop65/prop65_list/Newlist.html.
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