Nicotinic Acids

Known as: nicotinic acid, Acids, Nicotinic, Nicotinic Acids [Chemical/Ingredient] 
2-, 3-, or 4-Pyridinecarboxylic acids. Pyridine derivatives substituted with a carboxy group at the 2-, 3-, or 4-position. The 3-carboxy derivative… (More)
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2011
2011
Nicotinic acid (NA; or niacin) has been used as a hypolipidemic agent for more than 4 decades. However, the mechanisms underlying… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
Nicotinic acid has been used for decades to treat dyslipidaemic states. In particular its ability to raise the plasma HDL… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Nicotinic acid, used for atherosclerosis treatment, has an adverse effect of skin flushing. The flushing mechanism, thought to be… (More)
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2006
2006
Background: Hyperphosphatemia is common in hemodialysis patients. Recent animal studies show that nicotinamide inhibits the… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
CONTEXT Non-esterified fatty acids in plasma originate from adipose tissue. Delivery of fatty acids to the liver provides the… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Nicotinic acid and its derivative, Acipimox, have been widely used in the treatment of hyperlipidemia. Pharmacological studies… (More)
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2001
2001
Nicotinic acid is a lipid-lowering agent widely used to treat hypertriglyceridemia and to elevate low high density lipoprotein… (More)
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2000
2000
Arabica and robusta roasted coffees from several geographical origins, in a total of 29 samples, were characterized for their… (More)
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1992
1992
Twenty-six subjects (20 male, 6 female) at high risk for CAD events were treated with moderate doses of nicotinic acid to… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
The mechanisms for the hypolipidemic action of nicotinic acid were examined in 12 patients with hyperlipidemia. Most patients… (More)
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