• Tris = triglycerides
  • Values are presented as average percent decrease/increase from baseline
  • Study was a dose-escalation study. Same group of subjects for all doses (N=87).
  • Women tend to have a greater response to niacin than men
  • Reference [1]
Niaspan dose (mg at bedtime) Tris HDL LDL Total
500 mg -5% +10% -3% -2%
1000 mg -11% +15% -9% -5%
1500 -28% +22% -14% -11%
2000 -35% +26% -17% -12%