February 24, 2015

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Fundamentals

Category: Fundamentals 
Niacin reduces LDL cholesterol by 14-17%, TGs by 28-35% and raises HDL cholesterol by 28-35%. Triglycerides begin to fall within the first 4 days of therapy. LDL levels decline more slowly, taking 3 to 5 weeks for maximum reductions.