The overall rating for niacin is 1 out of 3 meaning there is little if any evidence that this supplement does what it claims to do. Using this supplement will not lead to positive results.

Table of Contents

  1. Simple Report
  2. Detailed Report
  3. Overall Effectiveness Rating
  4. Research Rating
  5. Products Containing Niacin
  6. Claim Ratings
  7. References

Niacin Simple Report

  • Supplement: Niacin
  • Supplement Category: vitamins and minerals
  • Number of Products Containing Niacin: 285
  • Effectiveness Rating: 1 out of 3
  • Research Rating: 20 (above 80 indicates sufficient research)
  • Number of Studies: 1
  • Number of Claims: 2

Niacin Detailed Report

Overall Effectiveness Rating

The overall effectiveness rating for niacin is 1 out of 3. This rating means there is little to no evidence to back the supplement's use. Using this supplement will not lead to positive results. Note, this effectiveness rating is for niacin as a whole; there are also individual ratings for the claims below.

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Research Rating for Niacin

There is one study in the database on niacin; the research rating is 20. A score above 80 means the effectiveness rating for this supplement is reliable. A score under 80 means there is insufficient evidence to ensure a reliable effectiveness rating. Note, this research rating is for niacin as a whole; there are also individual ratings for the claims below.

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Products Containing Niacin

Products Names Amount of Niacin
Steel Sweat 50mg
K-XR Pre-Workout 35mg
Crypto 30mg
Glaxon Thermal 50mg
Full Blown XXX 75mg
Full list of all 285 products containing Niacin.

Claim Ratings

The overall ratings above are an average of the individual claim ratings below. Individual claims may have higher or lower ratings compared to the supplement's overall rating. For example, some supplements may have excellent backing for one claim, but be completely useless for another. Click on a claim below for more information.

Performance Claims Effectiveness Rating Research Rating
improve cycling performance
increase strength

References

Title of Study
Acute effects of a caffeine-containing supplement on bench press and leg extension strength and time to exhaustion during cycle ergometry