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Review: could Niacin cause Tingling in hands or feet?

Summary: Tingling in hands or feet could be caused by Niacin, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Norvasc, and have Blood thinner.

We study 5,744 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Tingling in hands or feet 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.

On Apr, 12, 2014: 5,735 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin. Among them, 1 people (0.02%) has Tingling In Hands Or Feet. They amount to 0.05% of all the 2,160 people who have Tingling In Hands Or Feet on eHealthMe.

Trend of Tingling in hands or feet in Niacin reports

Time on Niacin when people have Tingling in hands or feet * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Tingling in hands or feet0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Tingling in hands or feet when taking Niacin * :

FemaleMale
Tingling in hands or feet0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Tingling in hands or feet when taking Niacin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tingling in hands or feet0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Severity of Tingling in hands or feet when taking Niacin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Tingling in hands or feet0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Tingling in hands or feet ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood thinner (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Blood pressure (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. Anxiety disorder (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Anxiety, apprehension, feeling uptight, jitters, stress, stress and anxiety, tension (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Norvasc (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Lisinopril (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Tricor (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. Aspirin (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Xanax (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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On eHealthMe, Niacin (niacin) is often used for high blood cholesterol. Find out below the conditions Niacin is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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    BoredRN on Apr, 21, 2014:

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