Nicotinezuur mga (Niaspan®), behandeling dyslipidemie

1. IB-tekst Niaspan® via:, Geneesmiddeleninformatiebank.  
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5. Knopp RH, et al. Equivalent efficacy of a time-release form of niacin (Niaspan) given once-a-night versus plain niacin in the management of hyperlipidemia. Metabolism 1998; 47: 1097-1104. 
6. Hunninghake DB, et al. A dose-ranging study of a new, once-daily, dual component drug product containing niacin extended-release and lovastatin. Clin Cardiol 2003; 6: 112-118.     


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