newlywed4ever wrote:scincoll & eve - thank you both for such valuable info. Do you happen to know if one can do the B3/Niacin safely while on Plavix post procedure?
http://products.sanofi-aventis.us/PLAVIX/PLAVIX.html17.5 Concomitant Medications
Ask patients to list all prescription medications, over-the-counter medications, or dietary supplements they are taking or plan to take, including prescription or over-the-counter omeprazole, so the physician knows about other treatments that may affect how Plavix works (e.g., warfarin and NSAIDs) [see Warnings and Precautions (5)].
There were no interactions found in our database between niacin and Plavix
However, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
Niacin is in the following drug classes: miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents, vitamins.
Niacin is used to treat the following conditions: Depression, High Cholesterol, Hyperlipoproteinemia, Hyperlipoproteinemia Type IV, Elevated VLDL, Hyperlipoproteinemia Type V, Elevated Chylomicrons VLDL, Niacin Deficiency, Pellagra.
Plavix is a member of the drug class platelet aggregation inhibitors.
Plavix is used to treat the following conditions: Acute Coronary Syndrome, Heart Attack, Ischemic Stroke, Ischemic Stroke, Prophylaxis, Platelet Aggregation Inhibition.
Read more: http://www.drugs.com/drug-interactions/ ... z0zBUrJnuN
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