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Possible Interaction: Carnitine and Niacin





Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Six … ER niacin led to a significant reduction in mean adipocyte size associated with increased insulin sensitivity in … adipocytes and gene expression changes including increased adiponectin, C/EBPalpha, C/EBPdelta, PPARgamma and decreased carnitine palmitoyl transferase 2, hormone sensitive lipase, nicotinic acid … (GPR109B) and fatty-acid synthase mRNA expression.
Atherosclerosis  •  2009  |  View Paper
ResultsRats of the obese niacin group had higher concentrations of total carnitine in plasma, skeletal muscle and liver, higher mRNA and protein levels of … concentrations of total carnitine in plasma and skeletal muscle than lean rats (P < 0.05).ConclusionThe results show for the first time that niacin … carnitine ….
BMC Pharmacology and Toxicology  •  2014  |  View Paper