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Nicotinic acid is contraindicated in patients with a known hypersensitivity to any component of this medication; significant or unexplained hepatic dysfunction; active peptic ulcer disease; or arterial bleeding.
Last reviewed on RxList: 10/27/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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