xanthinol niacinate-oral tablet
GENERIC NAME: XANTHINOL NIACINATE - ORAL TABLET (ZAN-thin-ohl)
HOW TO USE: Take this medication by mouth exactly as prescribed, usually after meals. Do not take this more often or increase the dose without your doctor's approval. Your cholesterol level will not decrease faster but the risk of side effects will be increased.
SIDE EFFECTS: Headache, flushing, feeling of warmth, nausea, heartburn, bloating or diarrhea may occur as your body adjusts to the medication. If any of these effects continue or become bothersome, inform your doctor. Notify your doctor if you develop: chest pain, rapid or pounding heart rate, weakness, blurred vision, skin rash, muscle cramps, vomiting. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
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