Indications for nicotinic acid

Niacin has a positive impact on the body.It leads to normal metabolism, affects the recovery of neural structures.The drug is able to restore the circulatory disorders of the brain and some body parts.Niacin is prescribed for use of alcohol poisoning at a different nature, because it has a detoxifying effect.

For therapeutic purposes, it is used in spinal osteochondrosis, stroke, cerebrovascular accident, with the noise in the ears, atherosclerosis, circulatory disorders of the lower extremities, obesity, various intoxications, liver disease, venous ulcers, with a decrease in visual acuity.As a preventive purposes nicotinic acid is used to improve vision and memory, gastritis with low acidity, to eliminate the symptoms of hemorrhoids, while reducing t
he intake of fatty acids for the prevention of cancer. Niacin helps expand blood vessels and leads to normal oxygen metabolism and oxidation reactions in the body.

Drug Usage

Niacin is available in tablets and capsules.One vial contains 1 ml of a 1% solution of nicotinic acid.The drug is prescribed for one ampoule 1-2 times a day.It is administered subcutaneously, intramuscularly or intravenously.Injections of nicotinic acid made intramuscularly and intradermally rather painful.After intravenous injection may be redness of the skin, which is a normal physiological response.Lack redness indicates that the body is impaired circulation.

Niacin tablets appoint 1-2 tablets three times a day, depending on body weight and disease severity.During the administration of the drug required to enter into the diet of cottage cheese and other foods that contain large amounts of methionine.This compound helps to protect liver cells.If gastric juice has a high acidity, in this case niacin is administered after a meal, and it need to drink plenty of warm milk and mineral water.The tablets of nicotinic acid is recommended to take the spring and fall for people with circulatory problems in the lower extremities.In these cases take medication for 30 days. the presence of thrombophlebitis and venous insufficiency of niacin should be taken long courses.

Niacin taken only on prescription.It is not recommended to use during acute stomach ulcers, liver disease, high blood pressure, you are hypersensitive to vitamin PP.It is strictly forbidden to prescribe niacin for bleeding and bleeding in the brain.