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Review: could Niacin cause Libido increased?

Summary: Libido increased could be caused by Niacin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take Vasotec, and have Sleep disorder.

We study 5,744 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Libido increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Libido increased and more.

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Niacin

Niacin (latest outcomes from 6,284 users) has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Libido increased

Libido increased (increased sexual urge to have sex) (latest reports from 4,986 patients) has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, depression, restless leg syndrome, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 5,735 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin. Among them, 3 people (0.05%) have Libido Increased. They amount to 0.06% of all the 4,979 people who have Libido Increased on eHealthMe.

Trend of Libido increased in Niacin reports

Time on Niacin when people have Libido increased * :

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Gender of people who have Libido increased when taking Niacin * :

FemaleMale
Libido increased0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Libido increased when taking Niacin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Libido increased0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Libido increased when taking Niacin ** :

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How people recovered from Libido increased ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Sleep disorder (1 people, 33.33%)
  2. Depression (1 people, 33.33%)
  3. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. Hypertension (1 people, 33.33%)
  5. Cardiac disorder (1 people, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vasotec (2 people, 66.67%)
  2. Lasix (2 people, 66.67%)
  3. Potassium chloride (2 people, 66.67%)
  4. Aspirin (2 people, 66.67%)
  5. Lipitor (2 people, 66.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (3 days ago):

  • have had dry tickle cough for years. Increasing. Have had tests for sinus, throat problems, acid reflux, ulcer, colonoscopy, ultra sound, sleep test, cat scan, nothing wrong with all these has been found. Cough drops stop it for a while.

    Reply

    BoredRN on Apr, 21, 2014:

    It could be an allergy related asthma cough. Ask your Dr to try you on a low dose steroid inhaler such as seretide (fluticasone + salmeterol). This will relieve the irritation that is causing the cough and may give long term relief.

    Over the counter medications with codeine (ibuprofen + codeine or acetaminophen + codeine)are great at stopping dry coughs but it is only a temporary fix and is useful to get through those times that you can't afford to cough. It works but should not be used all the time as codeine makes you constipated and can be addictive over the long term.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Over past 6+ years, hair has thinned by half.

    Reply

    help on Apr, 9, 2014:

    hair loss maybe due to thyroid issues?

    Reply

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • Was removed from Metoprolol and RX Sotalol! Within 2 days rash (itchy bumps) started at nape of neck! After seeing 5 Drs. used method of elimination to stop! One Dr. put me on Steroids for 5 days, did help a little!
    I discontinued Sotalol on my own after seeing 2 ElectroPhysiologists!
    Going back on Metoprolol with the Magnesium. Have had very few AFib attacks but the rash continues to grow and is to the point of incapacitating me!
    I do not know what to do....I am to see a new Cardio next week!

    Reply

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