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Niacin (also known as vitamin B3, nicotinic acid and vitamin PP) is an organic compound with the formula C5H4NCO2H and, depending on the definition used, one of the between forty to eighty essential human nutrients.
Supplements are less well regulated than drugs and may have side effects, drug interactions and toxicities

Supplements are less well regulated than drugs and may have side effects, drug interactions and toxicities

FDA accepts Arisaph's ARI-3037MO IND for phase I human clinical trial

FDA accepts Arisaph's ARI-3037MO IND for phase I human clinical trial

Medical expert speaks about effects of sugar on human body

Medical expert speaks about effects of sugar on human body

FDA accepts King's ACUROX NDA for filing with Priority review classification

FDA accepts King's ACUROX NDA for filing with Priority review classification

Isis commences ISIS-APOCIIIRx Phase 1 trial in hypertriglyceridemia

Isis commences ISIS-APOCIIIRx Phase 1 trial in hypertriglyceridemia

King submits ACUROX NDA to FDA

King submits ACUROX NDA to FDA

IOM releases new dietary recommendations for calcium, vitamin D intakes

IOM releases new dietary recommendations for calcium, vitamin D intakes

Impax initiates patent challenge in connection with SIMCOR

Impax initiates patent challenge in connection with SIMCOR

VYTORIN reduces major vascular events in patients with chronic kidney disease

VYTORIN reduces major vascular events in patients with chronic kidney disease

Sugar in excess leads to complications

Sugar in excess leads to complications

Abbott third quarter worldwide sales increase 11.8% to $8.7 billion

Abbott third quarter worldwide sales increase 11.8% to $8.7 billion

Essentialis receives patent for active component in DCCR product

Essentialis receives patent for active component in DCCR product

Myrexis releases MPC-9528 cancer metabolism inhibitor preclinical study results

Myrexis releases MPC-9528 cancer metabolism inhibitor preclinical study results

Hallucinogen psilocybin safe for administration in patients with advanced-stage cancer and anxiety: Study

Hallucinogen psilocybin safe for administration in patients with advanced-stage cancer and anxiety: Study

Moderate consumption of coffee benefits aortic distensibility in hypertensive elderly individuals

Moderate consumption of coffee benefits aortic distensibility in hypertensive elderly individuals

Review on energy drinks that claim athletic performance enhancement

Review on energy drinks that claim athletic performance enhancement

Acura Pharmaceuticals reports net loss of $3.2M for second-quarter 2010

Acura Pharmaceuticals reports net loss of $3.2M for second-quarter 2010

ESC concerned over interpretation of JUPITER sub-analysis trial results about HDL cholesterol

ESC concerned over interpretation of JUPITER sub-analysis trial results about HDL cholesterol

Spherix to explore triglycerides for D-tagatose therapy

Spherix to explore triglycerides for D-tagatose therapy

Results of two clinical proof-of-concept studies for CER-627 program to be presented at EAS Congress 2010

Results of two clinical proof-of-concept studies for CER-627 program to be presented at EAS Congress 2010